David Korevaar in Concert Set for Tenth 2016 5@5 at DiMenna Solo Piano Series Performance
5@5 at DiMenna Solo Piano Series presents David Korevaar in concert on Saturday, October 8 @ 5:00 PM, as the tenth program of their 2016 performance series, curated by Mirian Conti, at The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 West 37th Street in Manhattan.
What: David Korevaar in Concert - Tenth 2016 5@5 at DiMenna Solo Piano Series Performance
When: Saturday, October 8 at 5:00 PM
Where: The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 West 37th Street in Manhattan
The concert will feature Variations on a Theme by Schubert, op. 100 (2007) by Lowell liebermann, Gaspard de la nuit (1908) by Ravel, Gasp (Ondine remix) (2015) (NY Premiere) by Michael Theodore, selections from Nove Poemetti (NY Premiere) by Luigi Perrachio (1883-1966) and Piedigrotta 1924 (Rapsodia Neapoletana) by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.
Admission to the event is $5.00. Tickets are available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2638634. For more information, call 516-586-3433 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/961933420620059/. For transportation information, including access from the new 7 line expansion to the west side, visit http://www.mta.info/ and http://www.oslmusic.org/dimenna-center/dmc-faq/directions-parking.
Pianist David Korevaar balances his active performing schedule with teaching at the University of Colorado Boulder, where he is the Peter and Helen Weil Professor of Piano. He is a 2016 honoree as Distinguished Research Lecturer at the University of Colorado.
Since his New York debut at Town Hall in 1985, Korevaar has performed in many roles, as solo recitalist, as soloist with orchestra, as chamber musician and collaborator, as well as (more recently) expanding into the world of theater and dance. He has performed throughout the United States, and he is heard frequently in his home state of Colorado. Internationally, he has performed at London's Wigmore Hall, and around Europe from Riga, Latvia to Heidelberg, Germany. He is a frequent visitor to Japan, performing and teaching. He has also performed and taught in Central Asia under the auspices of the U.S. State Department's Cultural Envoy program. In May 2016, Korevaar spent two weeks teaching at the Afghanistan National Institute of Music in Kabul. Visit him at http://davidkorevaar.com/.
5@5 at DiMenna recital programs feature world-class international pianists exploring an array of solo piano works from the last 400 years. 5@5 at DiMenna is a Fractured Atlas sponsored project.