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Kent Keyboard Series Presents Season of Great Piano PerformancesPosted Sep. 13, 2011
The 2011-2012 Kent Keyboard Series will be presented by the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University. Co-directors Donna Lee and Jerry Wong have a great lineup of extraordinarily talented pianists who will perform as guest artists throughout the series.
The first concert, slated for Sunday, Oct. 16 at 5 p.m. in Ludwig Recital Hall will feature guest artist Jenny Lin. This internationally recognized performer will present works by popular composers J.S. Bach, Shostakovich, Dufalio, Legeti, and Kampela.
Jenny Lin started playing piano at 4. When she turned 10 she studied with Noel Flores at the Hochschule für Musik in Vienna. Moving to the states at 14, she studied with Julian Martin at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore. Before moving to Geneva and studying with Dominique Weber, she received her bachelor's in German Literature from The John Hopkins University. Lin currently resides in New York City and serves on the faculty of the 92nd Street Y.
General seating tickets are $10 per person at the door. Cash or check. For more information, call the Concert Hotline at 330-672-3609 or visit www.kent.edu/music.
Ludwig Recital Hall is located in the Music and Speech Center at 1325 Theatre Drive on the campus of Kent State University in Kent. Free parking.
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Attn. Photo Editors: A digital image of Jenny Lin is available upon request. Contact Effie A. Tsengas at 330-672-8398 or firstname.lastname@example.org.