Come join the Yonkers Philharmonic for its first free concert of 2014 on January 12th at 3 pm. Chi Chi Lin Bestmann will be the guest conductor leading the orchestra in Mozart’s Overture to the Magic Flute and Mendelssohn’s Symphony #5. Harpist Elaine Christy will join Maestra Bestmann and the orchestra to perform Gliere’s Concerto for Harp and Orchestra. Maestra Chi-Chi Lin Bestmann enjoys a diverse musical career including performances in Carnegie Hall, to appearing with Jay Z at Radio City Music Hall. She is currently on the faculty of Hoff-Barthelson Music School and at the Mannes College Extension Division. Elaine Christy is an award–winning American harpist. She has performed at high-profile concert halls including Steinway Hall, Carnegie’s Weill Hall, and with the CBS Orchestra on the Late Show with David Letterman. She is currently an instructor of harp at Princeton University.