Kent State University School of Music Hosts Three Concerts in February
The Kent State University School of Music has three ticketed concerts in the month of February.
The Kent Keyboard Series continued on Sunday, Feb. 12, at 5 p.m. Donna Lee and Jerry Wong, Kent State piano faculty, performed pieces by Beethoven, Brahms and Schubert in Ludwig Recital Hall in the Center for the Performing Arts.
The Kent State Orchestra will perform on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 3 p.m. in the University Auditorium in Cartwright Hall. Katherine Kilburn, assistant professor in the School of Music, will conduct the orchestra. Winners of the annual concerto competition also will perform solos. The winners are Liliana Garlisi, a sophomore piano performance major; Anthony Lawrence III, a senior music education major; and Tiago Delgado, a graduate student studying clarinet performance.
The Verve Chamber Players will perform on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m. in Ludwig Recital Hall. The players include members of the Miami String Quartet and Kent State artists and professors Cathy Meng Robinson, Keith Robinson, Yu Jin, Donna Lee and Jung-Min Amy Lee. Chung-Han Hsiao, a master’s student studying chamber music performance, will join the Verve Chamber Players performance.
For all three shows, tickets are available in the Center for the Performing Arts box office. The box office is open from 12-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Prices are $15 for adults and $13 for seniors and faculty and staff. Groups of 10 or more can receive tickets for $10 each. Tickets can be purchased with cash, check or credit card in advance or the day of the performance. Current undergraduate Kent State students and children under 18 may attend for free, but tickets must be reserved in advance.
To find more information or purchase tickets, visit www.kent.edu/music/buy-tickets or call 330-672-2787.