Home » Events » Juliet McComas Keyboard Marathon: Music of the Americas

Community Music Center (Creative Commons)
MUSIC: Now in its 18th year, the Juliet McComas Keyboard Marathon celebrates the richness of the piano repertoire through a different thematic lens each year.

Juliet McComas Keyboard Marathon: Music of the Americas

Loading Map....

Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/01/2022
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Location
Old First Concerts

Category(ies)

Add This Event to Your Calendar


BUY TICKETS – Please note special start time of 3 PM

Now in its 18th year, the Juliet McComas Keyboard Marathon celebrates the richness of the piano repertoire through a different thematic lens each year. Music of the Americas will showcase fourteen Community Music Center faculty artists performing eighteen American, Latin, and African American composers representing wide-ranging periods and styles. Bay Area composers Jon Jang, Bruce Nalezny, and Betty Wong are featured along with Samuel Barber, William Bolcom, Margaret Bonds, Don Byron, Ignacio Cervantes, R. Nathaniel Dett, Carlos Gardel, Alberto Ginastera, Philip Glass, Guinga, Ernesto Lecuona, Astor Piazzolla, Manuel Ponce, Florence Price, and Heitor Villa-Lobos. Come hear your favorites and discover some new ones, as you enjoy a unique look into the vast repertoire of American music!

Featuring performances by CMC Piano Faculty and special guests:

Christian Bonvin, Esther Chan, Jacqueline Chew, Marco Diaz, Grace Huenemann, Jon Jang, Annie Nalezny, Michaela Overall, Erick Peralta, Jennifer Peringer, Matylda Rotkiewicz, Betty Wong, Shirley Wong-Frentzel, and Lilia Zheltova

Presented by Community Music Center


Consider financially donating to ArtsEarth today. A tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization. Tax ID number: 26-3808290.

San Francisco Community Music Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization; EIN #94-1156270. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Old First Concerts is a registered 501(c)3 Charitable Organization (Tax ID#:94-2898233).

IMAGE courtesy of Community Music Center (Creative Commons)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.