Join us for a romantic evening with some wonderful music by Violinist Sam Cohen as well as a Pianist.
Call 914 771 7661 for your reservations.
Samuel Cohen, violinist, was born in Iassi, Romania in 1945 and began his professional career as a violinist at the age of fourteen with the Iassi National Opera Orchestra. He emigrated to Israel in 1961 where he studied music and violin with Professor Eden Partosh at the Tel Aviv Music Academy. Mr. Cohen was a member of the Jerusalem Radio Orchestra from 1967-69 and then became a member of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra under Maestro Zubin Mehta from 1969 to 1974. Samuel Cohen emigrated to the USA in 1974, joining the Baltimore Symphony. In 1978, Mr. Cohen auditioned and won a first violin position with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra in 1978, a position he has held up to his retirement in 2018. He looks forward to teaching/coaching and performing more chamber music now, he also is a real estate agent. Mr. Cohen now lives in Bronxville, NY.