Piano Legend Jerome Lowenthal in Concert
Sun, April 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm$25 in advance / $40 at the door
Piano legend Jerome Lowenthal live in concert – featuring Vassily Primakov and Joey Chang
Jerome Lowenthal is truly a legendary American classical pianist. He has performed with famous conductors such as Daniel Barenboim, Michael Tilson Thomas, Leonard Slatkin, Leonard Bernstein, Eugene Ormandy and Leopold Stokowski. Jerome Lowenthal has been a professor of piano at the Juilliard School in New York since 1991, where he was also chair of the piano department. Additionally, Mr. Lowenthal is on the faculty at Music Academy of the West in Santa Barbara, California since 1970.
This concert will definitely be an unforgettable evening. Professor Lowenthal will play and speak about his life-long career as a performer and a teacher, bringing two of his special students (Vassily Primakov and Joey Chang) —one now mid-career and one currently in school–who will share the stage with him.
Program to include Beethoven’s Appassionata; And works by Mozart, Prokofiev and Czerny. And a special improvisation by Joey Chang, who will ask the audience to give him the theme to improvise on.