http://www.anneakikomeyers.com Buy on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/four-seasons-vivaldi-album/id794443811 Watch Anne Akiko Meyers play Winter from the Vivaldi Four Seasons. From her new album ‘The Four Seasons-The Vivaldi Album” available on eOne Records. The English Chamber Orchestra with David Lockington, conductor. Produced by Molina Visuals, Susan Napodano DelGiorno and Silas Brown. Come take a journey through her new website and interactive experience: http://www.anneakikomeyers.com http://www.anneakikomeyers.com/fourseasons
”When men and women are able to respect and accept their differences then love has a chance to blossom ” – John Gray, from the book “Men are from Mars Women are from Venus”
Jan 29, 2015 7:00 pm
Born in San Diego, California, Meyers picked up the violin at a very early age, beginning her studies with Shirley Helmick in Southern California. A gifted young musician, Meyers performed with the New York Philharmonic at the age of 12. Anne Akiko Meyers continued her musical studies with Josef Gingold at Indiana University and later studied under Dorothy DeLay, Felix Galimir, and Masao Kawasaki at Juilliard in New York City. By the time she was eighteen, Meyers had recorded her first album with the Abbey Road Studios record label, which featured the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. When she was 23, Meyers received the coveted Avery Fisher Career Grant for her outstanding achievements in classical music. Throughout her career, Meyers has performed with the Chicago, Detroit, Nashville, and Richmond symphonies. In 2012, she co-commissioned a concerto with the Pittsburgh Symphony, which she premiered alongside with conductor Leonard Slatkin.
Anne Akiko Meyers’s experience extends beyond symphonic performances. The talented violinist has collaborated with major recording artists, including Chris Botti, Wynton Marsalis, and Ryuchi Sakamoto. She has appeared twice on The Tonight Show and has performed the National Anthem in front of 42,000 fans at the Safeco field in Seattle, Washington. Her most recent 2013/2014 tour took her across the world, from North America to Asia. This past year, Anne Akiko Meyers released the album The Four Seasons: The Vivaldi Album, which features the Vivaldi Triple Concerto on which Meyers performs all three parts. Anne Akiko Meyers now lives in Austin, Texas and sits on the advisory board of the Young Concert Artists organization based in New York City.
New York Times, Ben Brantley says “Next to Normal” is one of the bravest musicals ever to hit the mainstream
With the vocal harmonies of Glee and the creative rhythms of Stomp, Vocal Trash presents a unique musical experience incorporating singing, industrial-style drumming, comedy, and award-winning break dancing. Led by child star “Kelsey Rae,” Vocal Trash is an environmentally-conscious production with urban flair. From New York to Beijing, “Vocal Trash” has brought audiences to their feet with energetic performances of pop hits including “I Gotta Feelin’” and “Footloose.”
“If you are a fan of folk music this was a concert not to miss.” – DC Metro Theatre Arts
Men are From Mars–Women are From Venus LIVE! has been seen by more than one million people around Europe. This hysterical show will have couples elbowing each other all evening as they see themselves on stage.
Vocal Trash Singing Hooked on a Feeling
“The Rabbi and The Italian” walked into a theater…and comedy genius was born! Starring Rabbi Bob Alper and legendary stand-up comedian Dick Capri, “The Rabbi and The Italian” combines all of your favorite Jewish and Italian humor in a clean and family-friendly context. A night of hilarity perfect for all ages.
Jan 6, 2015 7:00 pm Author and star of the three-time award winning show My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish, and I’m in Therapy, Steve Solomon presents a brand new show with all of your favorite jokes and many more. The therapy continues with Steve Solomon’s Cannoli, Latkes, and Guilt, a show that will have you rolling in the aisles as you meet Steve’s dysfunctional, but loveable, family. A master dialectician and comedy veteran, Steve Solomon captures the voice and personality of every single one of his family members so well, you’ll think they’re on stage with him.