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Piano Concert of Leopoldo Erice
An Evening of Music by Beethoven, Brahms, Schönberg and Schubert
AUS Piano Faculty, Leopoldo Erice, will perform a delightful program of solo piano pieces by four of the most relevant Classical Music composers.
Leopoldo Erice is a Spanish pianist born in Madrid in 1977. He studied music in his home country with José Ramón Martínez Reyero, Beata Monstavicius, and Joaquín Soriano (Real Conservatorio Superior de Música in Madrid); in Holland with Rian de Waal (Koninklijk Konservatorium in The Hague); and, as a fellow of the prestigious "la Caixa" Foundation Fellowship Program (Spain), in the US with Leonard Hokanson and Emile Naoumoff (Indiana University). He has won several prestigious national and international prices, among which the "Ciudad de Albacete" and the "Acisclo Fernández" stand out. He has performed numerous recitals and concerts in Europe, the two Americas, Asia and Africa. He has done several recordings for television and radio programs in Spain and in the US. He is Assistant Professor of Music at the American University of Sharjah (UAE) and he is the founder and director of the Festival Internacional de Música Clásica de Ribadeo (Spain) [www.fimcr.com]).
Tickets go on sale on Monday, Oct. 8, between 2-5pm in Arts 101. Tickets will also be sold at the door of the Arts Rotunda, starting one hour before the event.