player who has worked with the Bronx Arts Ensemble, the Chamber Symphony of
New Jersey, Eroica Brass, the Little Orchestra
Society, the Long Island Philharmonic, the New Jersey Symphony, the New
York Pops, and the Westchester Symphony Orchestra.
March 1987, the Westchester Symphony Orchestra offered up a wall-to-wall Mozart
program that consisted of “Piano Concerto in C, K. 467” (“Elvira
Madigan”) with Lee Luvisi at the keys, “Symphonie Concertante for
Oboe, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon”, and “Symphony No. 38”
gave the world premiere of Jeremy Beck’s “Brass Quintet”
at Carnegie Recital Hall in New
York on 7th November 1987.
May 1993 through 1st July 1995, Susan was in the orchestra pit
for a production of the Broadway musical, Kiss of the Spider Woman.
bassist Lou Bruno, pianist Elliot Finkel,
xylophonist Ian Finkel and clarinetist Joseph Rutkowski delivered the world premieres of Elliot Finkel’s “Quintette
in C” and Ian Finkel’s “Ziggy and Pauly”, the
latter with narrator Brian McNally, at Mannes Concert Hall on 7th
April 2011, she was one of several musicians who participated in Festival
Holy Eucharist at Saint Luke’s Parish in Darien, Connecticut.
which she appears include: Faces of Love by Kristopher
McDowell; Highlights from Unsung
Irving Berlin; the new Broadway cast recording of Kiss of the Spider Woman; Music
of Gerard Pape; Prokofiev: Peter and
the Wolf/Peter Schickele: A Zoo Called Earth/Gail Kubik:
Gerald McBoing Boing
with the Little Orchestra Society; The
Story Goes On: Liz Callaway On
and Off Broadway; Unsung Sondheim;
Volta by Bjork;
and, Volume 3: ‘Tis
the Season by Jamie deRoy & friends.