Date and Time:
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
4:00 PM -
Among his generation of concert artists, pianist Awadagin Pratt is acclaimed for his musical insight and intensely involving performances in recital and with symphony orchestra. In 1992 he won the Naumburg International Piano Competition and two years later was awarded an Avery Fisher Career Grant. Since then, he has played numerous recitals throughout the U.S. including several performances at the White House, Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, and Chicago's Orchestra Hall.
Pratt has been the subject of numerous articles in national press, including Newsweek, People Magazine, and New York Newsday. He has performed on the Today Show, Good Morning America, Sesame Street, and was profiled on CBS Sunday Morning.
Pratt is currently an associate professor of piano and Artist-in-Residence at the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati.
Open to the public. Free Admission. For more information, please call (616) 331-3484 or visit www.gvsu.edu/music. To view more events, such as this, please visit www.gvsu.edu/artscalendar
Dr. Helen Marlais, (616) 331-3484