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Alexander Wu and Frank Ponzio in CD Showcase Event

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Joseph Patelson Music House


160 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019
212-582-5840
www.patelson.com

Alexander Wu and Frank Ponzio
The All4One Piano Duo
in Patelson Music House's CD Showcase Event
(All4One Piano Duo Website)

"Hear the Music Come Alive"
Patelson Music Series
In Collaboration with:
RobertaOnTheArts.com
67 Wine & Spirits
(67 Wine & Spirits Website)
Morton Williams Supermarkets
(Morton Williams Website)

At
Joseph Patelson Music House
www.patelson.com
160 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019
212.582.5840
Marsha Patelson, Proprietor

Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower
December 16, 2008


Patelson Music House presented another great, live Open House event, a CD Showcase. Tonight’s duo pianists, Alexander Wu and Frank Ponzio, performed for guests, who sipped wine from 67 Wine & Spirits and munched on cheese from Morton Williams Supermarket on West 57th Street. This event was very well attended and enthusiastically received. Alex and Frank played classical and ballads, in duo and solo format. Guests browsed the Patelson sheet music collection and Holiday Gift shelves.

The program's songs included: "Cajun Dance", by David Amram, duet; "A New Hiding Place", a spiritual, Alex; "A Closer Walk with Thee", a gospel, Frank; "Ain't Misbehavin', stride, Frank; Three "Preludes", by Gershwin, Alex; "Triste" and "Obrigado", by Chopin and Jobim, duet; "Wave", by Jobim, Frank; "Romantico" and "Vals Criollo", by Rafael Landestoy, Alex; "Dance Medley", Strauss Waltz, Charleston, "I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'", "Tea for Two", a Tango, "Cool", "Falling in Love with Love", all duets; Encore was "Willow, Weep for Me", Frank. Alexander and Frank are both versatile and vivacious pianists, with captivating musicality, presenting a seamless, stylized performance.

The Tuesday, January 6, 2009 CD Showcase (Howard Alden and Gene Bertoncini in Guitar Duos - Brazilian and Ballads) will again be Co-Hosted by 67 Wine & Spirits and Morton Williams Supermarkets, with choice wines and a cheese platter, served throughout the evening. This Open House event begins at 5:00 PM, and the music lasts until 6:00 PM, with a reception following for CD Sales and Networking. Stop by Joseph Patelson Music House, 160 West 56th Street, across from the Carnegie Hall stage door, and tell them you saw them on RobertaOnTheArts.com.



Morton Williams Market Cheese Platter
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Morton Williams Market Cheese Platter
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Patelson CD Showcase Guests
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Patelson Fans Browse Sheet Music
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Alexander Wu and Frank Ponzio Greet the Guests
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Frank Ponzio Plays Solo
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Patelson Guest Listens to the Concert
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Frank Ponzio Plays Amidst the Sheet Music
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower




Alexander Wu Plays Solo
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Alexander Wu Plays Amidst the Sheet Music
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Frank and Alex Play Duos
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower




Patelson Music House Gift Shop
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower




Classical Song Book for Sale
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower




Orchestral Placemat for Sale
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower




Patelson Guests Purchase Sheet Music
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Frank Plays Solo
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower



Alex and Frank Play Duos
Courtesy of Roberta E. Zlokower





For more information, contact Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower at zlokower@bestweb.net