NYCC Performer Profile

Leonard Hindell

The New York Philharmonic, New York, NY, 1972-2005

The Metropolitan Opera, New York, NY, 1964-1972

Recitals and Guest Appearances

Merkin Concert Hall, New York, New York

‘Great Performer Series’, Avery Fisher Hall, with violinist Vladimir Spivakov, New York, NY

Carnegie Hall, with violinist Vladimir Spivakov, New York, NY

Featured solo with orchestra

Philharmonia Virtuosi’, Conductor Richard Kapp, New York City, NY and Baltimore, MD

Pleyel – Bassoon Concerto and Haydn – Symphony Concertante

New York Symphonic Ensemble, New York, NY and on tour in Japan

Mozart – Concerto, Vivaldi – Concerto, Conductor Mamaru Takahara

Guest appearances with other orchestra (on tour)

Israel Philharmonic Tour of Mexico and South American, Zubint Mehta conductor

Metropolitan Opera Tour of Japan, three week tour

Music Groups and Contemporary Music Ensembles

'Lark Woodwind' Quintet, member for 10 years

Ensemble for Contemporary Music, Conductor and Music Director, Arthur Weisberg, frequent guest


Waterloo Music Festival, Stanhope, New Jersey

New York Romantic Music Festival, Newport, Rhode Island

International Double Reed Society 1979, 2006, 2007

Recitalist and Master Classes


Featured Solo Bassoon, Mace Records, Jens Nygaard, Piano and Judith Raskin, Soprano

Mozart Chamber Music For Winds, Vox Records, New York Philharmusica, A. Robert Johnson, Conductor

Contemporary Words, Columbia Records, David Del Tredici, Richard Duffalo, Conductor



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