Wisconsin Conservatory of Music Announces 3rd Annual Piano Sonata Festival Winners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Albert L. Smith Phone: (414) 459-3455 E-mail: asmith@wcmusic.org February 2, 2016 WISCONSIN CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC ANNOUNCES 3RD ANNUAL PIANO SONATA FESTIVAL WINNERS Masterclass presented by Winston Choi highlighted event MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music announces winners of its third annual Piano Sonata Festival held …

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Philomusica, guest pianist Abend give a dynamic take on Shostakovich


Visiting the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music for Monday evening’s Philomusica String Quartet concert required walking through a forest of glittering Christmas trees, which are part of the Conservatory’s Festival of Trees and Music. Before performing a program of Beethoven and Shostakovich, joined by pianist Elena Abend for the latter, the …

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