Melville Brown is a pianist based in New York City. He is a graduate of the Juilliard School and also has degrees in French and Education from Duke and Columbia Universities. Brown has performed most recently in the New York area as concerto soloist and chamber musician. He is Head of the Performing Arts Department at Trinity School in Manhattan. Marlon Daniel is Artistic Director of the Ensemble du Monde. He has conducted many orchestras throughout Europe, the United States, and the Caribbean. Svilen Simenov is Conductor and Artistic Director of the Sofia Sinfonietta and the Vidin State Symphony in Bulgaria. The Sinfonietta, recognized as one of the outstanding Bulgarian orchestras, has toured throughout Europe and made numerous recordings, including the cycle of Beethoven Symphonies.