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Russian Composers featured in Concert for Violin and Piano

Violinist Inna Eyzerovich, is joined by pianist Martha Schrempel, to offer music of her native Russia

Bethlehem, Pa., September 10, 2010 - Moravian College will present a faculty concert featuring music by Russian Composers on Sunday, September 19 at 4 p.m. in Peter Hall. The Associate Concertmaster of the Allentown Symphony & violin instructor at Moravian College, Inna Eyzerovich, violin, is joined by Martha Schrempel, piano, to offer music of her native Russia. The program will include Prokofiev's Sonata in D.

After coming to the United States in 1991, Eyzerovich played with the Hudson Valley Philharmonic, the Nassau Symphony Orchestra, and the Hartford Symphony where she was Concertmaster of the Core Orchestra. In 1994 she came to the Lehigh Valley. She is now a member of the Reading Symphony, the Pennsylvania Sinfonia, the Moravian String Quartet, the Bach Festival Orchestra, and is currently Assistant Concertmaster of the Allentown Symphony. She has been on the faculty at Moravian College for twelve years and has a private violin studio.

Martha Schrempel, piano, is a graduate of Vassar College and the Juilliard School in New York, where she studied with the legendary piano teacher, Rosina Lhevinne. She has performed with numerous orchestras in the United States, and is principal keyboardist in the Lehigh Valley Chamber Orchestra and the Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra. She is on the piano faculty of Moravian College and is a doctoral student at Temple University, studying with Harvey Wedeen.

Admission for the concert is $15 for general admission, $10 for seniors & students. Advance tickets can be purchase online at: http://www.lvartsboxoffice.org/. Foy Concert Hall is located on Moravian College's South Campus.

Moravian College encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. Anyone who anticipates needing any type of accommodation or who has questions about the physical access provided should contact Kathi Roman at katro@moravian.edu or 610 625-7880 at least one week prior to visiting Moravian.

Moravian College is a private, coeducational, selective liberal arts college located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Tracing its founding to 1742, it is recognized as America's sixth-oldest college. Visit the Web site at www.moravian.edu.