Steinway Piano Gala with Jon Nakamatsu on Oct. 29 to 31

The Fred Fox School of Music at the University of Arizona presents
“Steinway Piano Gala” featuring Van Cliburn-Competition gold medalist Jon Nakamatsu
to celebrate the new Peter & Debbie Coogan Steinway D in Crowder Hall.
In addition to a solo recital, the celebrated pianist will offer a master class
and an all-school convocation in Crowder Hall (1017 N. Olive Rd. in Tucson).Nakamatsu’s solo recital will take place on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
The program will include Clementi’s Sonata in F-sharp Minor, Op. 25, No. 5;
Beethoven’s Sonata in D Major, Op. 28 “Pastorale;”
and Sonata No. 3 in F Minor, Op. 5 by Brahms.
Tickets are available from the College of Fine Arts Box Office:
520-621-1162, master class featuring Fred Fox School of Music piano performance majors
on Monday, October 29 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
in Crowder Hall is free admission and open to the public.During the All-School Convocation in Crowder Hall on Wednesday, October 31,
Mr. Nakamatsu will share stories about his experience, as he is interviewed
by Fred Fox School of Music faculty member and Steinway Artist John Milbauer,
followed by a Q&A session. The public is also invited to this event.This series of events featuring Jon Nakamatsu celebrates the culmination of a
piano campaign initiated by the Fred Fox School of Music Advisory Board
to raise funds for two new Steinway concert grand pianos for both of our performance halls.
Thanks to generous donors Peter and Debbie Coogan,we now have two beautiful new Steinway pianos in our building. This performance will feature the
Peter & Debbie Coogan Steinway D.”

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