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The Polonsky Family Reunion Concert
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WOSU theater critic Joy Reilly talks with Columbus Symphony violinist Leonid Polonsky about his musical family’s concert being held January 2, 3pm, at Weigel Hall.
The Polonsky family includes: Pianist Nina Polonsky, violinist Leonid Polonsky, and their daughters, pianist Anna and violinist Olga.
Special guests include pianist Orion Weiss and cellist Stephan Koncz.
TICKETS: $25 general admission, $20 students/seniors
The Ohio Theatre Box Office
39 East State Street, Columbus
or at Weigel Hall, 1.5 hours before the concert
By phone: 614.469.0939 (CAPA box office)
The program will feature works by Mendelssohn, Schubert, Ravel, Kreisler, Tchaikovsky, and Brahms. This concert is dedicated to the memory of our friend, David Shmookler, Principal Violist in the Columbus Symphony Orchestra for 25 years.
Download concert info (PDF).