Four hands, One Piano: La Valse

Four hands, One Piano: La Valse

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Dr. Simonson joins Maestro Jeremy Swerling and pianists Han Choel and Meng-Chun Chien for a lecture/recital of the original four-hands version of Ravel’s Impressionist masterpiece, La Valse. The piano duo from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will perform under the direction of Maestro Swerling and Dr. Simonson will provide a history of the composition and the life of its composer, Maurice Ravel, and his contemporaries.

The performance/lecture will take place in the lobby of the Bremer Conference Center from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. The event has been arranged by Danville Symphony Orchestra.

The event is FREE and open to the public.

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