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Sheen Center for Thought and Culture

September 26, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Presented By: Sheen Center
Artists: Elaine Kwon, Piano, Angelica de la Riva, Diego Garcia, Annaliesa Place, Dan Weiner, Annmaria Mazzini


Celebrate the official grand opening of NYC’s newest performing arts center: Sheen Center for Thought and Culture. Listen, Taste, Experience™ with award-winning pianist Elaine Kwon in the acclaimed music and food/wine pairing concert series, Savor Your Senses®.

Joining Ms. Kwon on the Sheen stage will be master chef Ryan Smith, soprano Angelica de la Riva, cellist Diego Garcia, violinist Annaliesa Place, drummer Dan Weiner, and dancer Annmaria Mazzini. Enjoy expertly paired selections of music and flavor tastings and engage in Q & A discussions with performers. For true food enthusiasts, a limited number of tickets are available for a pre-concert VIP reception featuring a tasting menu of Chef Smith’s delicacies.

NY Times features Savor evening, Sept. 26 at Sheen Arts Center. Read the NY Times ArtsBeat segment from 8/25/15 on the in a 3-week festival celebrating the opening of the new Sheen Arts Center. Learn More


Etude in G Flat Major, Op. 10 no. 5 by Frederic Chopin

(Elaine Kwon, piano)

Flavor pairing: Toques et Clochers Cremant de Limoux


“Meine Lippen Sie Kussen So Heiss” from Giuditta by Franz Lehar

(Angelica de la Riva, soprano, & Elaine Kwon, piano)


Suite for Cello and Jazz Piano Trio by Claude Bolling I. Baroque in Rhythm

(Diego Garcia, cello, Elaine Kwon, piano, Dan Weiner, drums)

Flavor pairing: Faux tartare


Corsetless by Elaine Kwon

(Annmaria Mazzini, dancer, Elaine Kwon, piano)


Concerto no. 4 in D Minor, Op. 70, Movt. I by Anton Rubinstein / arr. by Elaine Kwon

(Elaine Kwon, piano)

Flavor pairing: “Aaah�Love!”


“Les Filles de Cadix” by Léo Delibes

(Angelica de la Riva, soprano, & Elaine Kwon, piano)

Flavor pairing: French caramel �Choc & Pop�

“Momentum” Passacaglia by Handel-Halvorsen (Annaliesa Place Garcia, violin, Diego Garcia, cello)


Sonata in F Minor Op. 57, “Appassionata” Movt. III by Ludwig Van Beethoven

(Elaine Kwon, piano)

Flavor pairing: “Crunch & Smoke”


September 26, 2015
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Sheen Center


Loreto Theater, Sheen Center for Thought and Culture
18 Bleecker St
New York, NY United States
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