Fine Arts

Max Lifchitz in concert

Date

  • March 13, 2014 at 8:00pm - March 13, 2014 at 10:00pm

Location

Taylor Bott Rogers Fine Arts Building
Scott Concert Hall
98 T. T. Lanier Street Ext.
Buies Creek, NC 27506
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Who

Active as composer and performer, Max Lifchitz has appeared on concert stages throughout Europe, Latin America and the U.S.  The San Francisco Chronicle described him as “a stunning, ultra-sensitive pianist” while the New York Times praised Mr. Lifchitz for his “clean, measured and sensitive performances.”   He is a member of the music faculty at the University at Albany, State University of New York.   Mr. Lifchitz will perform two of his original compositions: Piano Preludes, and Piano Silhouettes. The concert will also include Mr. Lifchitz’s Three Songs for Voice and Trumpet. (Campbell faculty performers:  Sally Thomas, soprano and Kent Foss, trumpet)

James Guthrie, Associate Professor of Music at Chowan University, will premiere his Sonata for Solo Violoncello.

Keith Dippre (Chairman of the Music Department at Methodist University) and pianist Scott Marosek will perform Laguna- no Mas for piano and accordion.

Max Lifchitz will perform Variations on a Folk Melody by Betty Wishart (Campbell University).  Her music has been performed throughout the U.S. and also in England, Italy, France, and South Korea. 

The program will also include Ran Whitley’s (Campbell University) Seventh to the Seventh composed on the Moog synthesizer.  Dr. Whitley’s publications include elementary Orff materials and orchestral arrangements.

When

8:00 PM    Thursday, March 13
Scott Concert Hall
Taylor-Bott Rogers Fine Arts Building

Special Notes

*Everyone is invited to meet and greet the composers at a reception immediately following the concert.

Admission is free.