Orlay Alonso in Concert

May 13, 2009

Wednesday, May 13, 2009, at 8 p.m.

Featuring Beethoven, Schumann, Albeniz, and Liszt

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
57th Street & 7th Avenue, NYC

Seats: $50, $30 and $25
Students and Seniors: $20

Online tickets now available at www.carnegiehall.org
Student and senior discount tickets available at the box office.

For more information, write to cccofny@aol.com

About Orlay Alonso
Born in Santa Clara, Cuba, Orlay Alonso began piano studies at the age of seven. He came to the United States in 1996, where he attended F. LaGuardia High School for the Arts and the Performing Arts, and was awarded the Ann-Marie McDermott Memorial Scholarship to study at the Manhattan School of Music Preparatory Division with Ubaldo Díaz-Acosta. As a winner of the 2003 Artists International Young Artists Piano Award, he gave his recital debut at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall. His many prizes include Winner of the JDAF, Kingsville, Queens College and Horace Mann Competitions. Mr. Alonso graduated from Mannes College of Music as a student of Lilian Kallir and received his Masters degree form Yale University where he studied with Claude Frank.  He received his Professional Studies degree from the Manhattan School of Music while studying with world-renowned Cuban-American pianist Horacio Gutiérrez.