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In conjunction with The Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, BearPond Productions created a promotional video of the visit of famed Maestro Itzhak Perlman and his wife, and director of PMP, Toby Perlman. Accompanying them, the duo brought 24 of their highly-acclaimed alumni to practice and perform over these special four days.

BearPond was there to capture these 3 exciting events which took place at the Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center Theatre.

  • Open Orchestra Rehearsal conducted by Maestro Itzhak Perlman
    Maestro Perlman will conducted the string orchestra, comprised of all 24 residency participants, at a rehearsal open to the public. The open rehearsal was be Free-of-Charge.
  • Chamber Music Concert
    The Perlman Music Program’s young artists performed movements from a selection of chamber music masterworks by Mozart, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Dvorak and Shostakovich.
  • Orchestral and Choral Concert conducted by Maestros Itzhak Perlman and Patrick Romano
    Maestro Perlman will conducted the string orchestra comprised of all 24 residency participants. Maestro Romano conducted the PMP Master Singers, comprised of residency participants and faculty alike.

About The Perlman Music Program

Founded by Toby Perlman 18 years ago, The Perlman Music Program offers unparalleled musical training to young string players of rare and special talent. With a world-class faculty led by Itzhak Perlman, the New York City and Shelter Island, NY based program seeks to develop the future leaders of classical music, all within a nurturing and supportive musical community.

At each PMP program, students and faculty (including Mr. and Mrs. Perlman) participate in daily choral rehearsals, led by PMP’s choral director, Patrick Romano. While none of the students are trained singers, PMP believes that the skills needed for singing directly correlates to the skills they are mastering on their instruments, and the astonishing results speak for themselves.