Symphonic Transcriptions for Organ Duet
September 22, 12:05 pm - 12:35 pm
Join us for our weekly Noonday Concert featuring duo organists Elena Udras and Natasha Ulyanovsky.
Organist Elena Udras (Ukraine) has toured around the world. She is the composer of organ works and transcriptions, as well as the composer of the music for the film “Out of the Game.” She is also the staff organist and musical director of the Odessa Reformed Church, accompanist of the Odessa National Academy of Music and since 2013, has been the artistic director of the Odessa International Organ Music Festival. Elena appeared performing as part of the Central Synagogue of New York organ concert series in 2018, and at Beth Israel Temple, West Hartford, CT in 2021. Having moved to the US this past April, Elena is also recently engaged.
Natasha Ulyanovsky performed at the Interchurch Concert series with singers and instrumentalists as a pianist before. Today she is joining Elena Udras on the organ. Originally from Ukraine, Natasha emigrated to the US in 1990. She earned the Title of Honored Artist of Abkhazian Republic in the former Soviet Union before coming to the US. She actively performs both here and abroad. Her numerous tours have included concerts in the Virgin Islands, Italy, Germany, Poland, Israel, and at Carnegie Hall (New York). She currently serves as Minister of Music for St. Gianna Parish and Congregation Beth Israel, in West Hartford, CT.