UT to hold All-Steinway Piano Gala Nov. 12

November 9, 2017 | Arts, Events, UToday, Alumni, Arts and Letters
By Angela Riddel

The University of Toledo Department of Music will present a piano concert featuring performances of masterpieces written for two, four and eight hands Sunday, Nov. 12, at 3 p.m. in the Center for Performing Arts Recital Hall.

Pianists will include guests, faculty, alumni and piano students of the University.

Dr. Michael Boyd, UT professor of music and Steinway artist, performed with the assistance of Nathanael Leonard, UT music alumnus.

Performances will feature Dukas’ “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice,” Bolcom’s “The Serpent’s Kiss,” selections from Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker,” and the music of Mozart, Piazzolla, Ellington and Sousa.

The All-Steinway Piano Gala is the second concert in this year’s Dorothy MacKenzie Price Piano Series.

All seats are $20 each. Proceeds will benefit UT’s effort to become an all-Steinway school.

A reception and cash bar will follow the event.

For more information, contact Dr. Michael Boyd, UT professor of piano, at michael.boyd@utoledo.edu or 419.530.2183.

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