This Friday, Oct. 23, from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Steinway Gallery, we are privileged to a presentation by Alexander Peskanov,on "In Search of Sound" from beginner to virtuoso levels. Come hear a discussion of the Russian Piano School's approach to achieving a full weight-produced sound, achieving true relaxation and overcoming some technical hazards in the piano repertoire. Demonstrations will be given on how to practice the Russian Technical Regimen requirements for Lev
The students who were chosen to be in the Alexander Peskanov Master Class
are listed below. Congratulations!
Leo Wang, grade 7 (student of Chang Jie Tang) 15-20 min. Khatchaturian; Sonatina in C, Mvt. 1 Michael Tu, grade 7 (student of Laura Schindler) 20-25 min. Liszt; Gnomenreigen Hannah Ohms, grade 6 (student of Marlita Weiss) 15-20 min. Chopin; Mazurka in a minor Jason Zheng, grade 7 (student of Sue Chiu) 15-20 min. Turina; Trapeze Artista Alexandra Rice, grade 11 (st
Monster Piano Concert is Sunday, January 17. This unique event is open to students, friends and family of SLAMTA members. Multiple performers will play ensemble music on grand pianos and Clavinovas with a conductor. Samples of the music will be available to look at this week at the Peskanov programs. Plan now to take advantage of this enjoyable opportunity for students of all levels.
Registration for Play-a-thon is currently open, but times are filling up quickly. Teachers sign up for a block of time for their studetns to perform music at the St. Louis Galleria. Entry fee is $10 per student. This is a fun festive performance event for students. Contact Janna O'Hara for more information.