Soprano Judy Blazer, who is currently featured in Broadway's Titanic, is one of the "friends" scheduled to perform with violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg in a concert of mostly American music Mar. 14 at NY's 92nd St. Y. The program features music by American composers William Bolcom, George Gershwin, Scott Joplin and Duke Ellington, as well as jazz-influenced music by French composer Maurice Ravel. Other featured soloists include pianists Cecile Licad and Leslie Stifelman, clarinetist and alto saxophonist Ken Hitchcock and cellist Erik Friedlander.
The concert begins at 8 PM. The Y is at 1395 Lexington Ave. For tickets, $35, call (212) 996-1100.
-- By Rebecca Paller