PIANO CONCERT: PICTURES OF AN EXHIBITION
May 21, 3:00 pm
Pianist Nanette Kaplan Solomon will perform Pictures of an Exhibition on Sunday, May 21 at 3 pm. Inspired by the story, colors and poetry of specific paintings, the 90 minute concert will include excerpts from Enrique Granados work “Goyescas”, selections from Zdenek Fibich’s Studies of Painters (including movements inspired by painters Jeane-Antoine Watteau, Jan Brueghel and Michelangelo Caravaggio), and much, much more.
Professor Emerita of Music at Slippery Rock University, Dr. Solomon performs frequently as a professional piano soloist and chamber musician. She has presented lecture-recitals across the country at the College Music Society’s national meetings and at international conferences in Berlin, Vienna, Kyoto, Limerick, Costa Rica, Madrid, Bangkok, Zagreb, Croatia, Seoul and Buenos Aires. She has soloed with orchestras in Connecticut, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and has performed as a featured artist with the Butler, Youngstown and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestras.
Her latest CD, Badinage: Piano Music of Mana-Zucca, was released in 2015 to stellar reviews. Dr. Solomon received her early training at Juilliard, received her B.A from Yale School of Music, and earned herD.M.A. from Boston University School for the Arts. Reservations are $20 by calling 724.652.2882 or you can make your reservations online. Refreshments will be served.