The Bronx Arts Ensemble has won the admiration of the music world with its high artistic standards, innovative programming and acclaimed recordings. The group presents 100 concerts annually that reach an audience of over 50,000. Musicians in the Bronx Arts Ensemble enjoy the benefits of a Local 802 union concert. For more information, see www. BronxArtsEnsemble.org. Pictured at a recent performance are Marsha Heller (oboe), Sean Katsuyama (cello), Michael Ludwig (violin), Eliana Mendoza (cello), Francisca Mendoza (violin), Joel Rudin (viola) and Veronica Salas (viola). Photos by Kate Glicksberg.