CU Piano Ensemble to perform Nov. 8

CU Piano Ensemble to perform Nov. 8

Oct. 29, 2012
For Immediate Release

By Mary Kutter, student news writer

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. –Campbellsville University’s Piano Ensemble will perform its fall concert Thursday, Nov. 8, at 8 p.m. in The Gheens Recital Hall, located in the Gosser Fine Arts Center at 210 University Drive, Campbellsville.

The event is free and open to the public.

“The ensemble will be playing works for one piano, four and six hands, and two pianos, four and eight hands,” Dr. Wesley Roberts, professor of music, said.

Members of the ensemble will be performing a Sonatina by Johann Anton André and a Slavonic Dance by Antonin Dvorak for piano, four hands; Bolero by Jean Louis Streabbog and the Romance and Valse for piano, six hands by Sergei Rachmaninoff; two movements from the Sonata for two pianos, four hands by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Danzón Cubano for two pianos, four hands by Aaron Copland; and the famous Military March No. 1 by Franz Schubert for two pianos, eight hands.

Students from six different nations are in the ensemble: Colleen Ames of Elizabethtown, Ky.; Milagros Boso Galli of Salta, Argentina; Hanna Jang of Jangyu, South Korea; Shu-Hua Lin of Taipei, Taiwan; Ayaka Ogawara of Fukuoka, Japan; Sampson Tarpeh of Monrovia, Liberia; and Hannah Warren of Columbia, Ky.

For more information, contact Roberts at CU’s School of Music at (270) 789-5237 or mwroberts@campbellsville.edu.

Campbellsville University is a widely acclaimed Kentucky-based Christian university with more than 3,600 students offering 63 undergraduate options, 17 master’s degrees, five postgraduate areas and eight pre-professional programs. The website for complete information is campbellsville.edu.

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