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Pianist Soyen Kate Lee at IPS

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
by William Furtwangler
Pianist Soyen Kate Lee at IPS

THIS YEAR’S International Piano Series at College of Charleston ended with a splendid concert by Korean-American pianist, Soyen Kate Lee, who displayed remarkable insight and technique, coupled with a model of programming. For the first part of her performance, Lee stuck to the twentieth century, mainly with works by the Russian mystic, Alexander Scriabin. Among five Scriabin... Read »

Pianist Robert McDonald Performs at CofC IPS

Saturday, February 20, 2016
by William Furtwangler
Pianist Robert McDonald Performs at CofC IPS

THE INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES of the College of Charleston Department of Music continued last Tuesday night with another of its remarkably talented guest performers: Robert McDonald, an artistically astute pianist and inspiring teacher. McDonald is on the piano faculty at New York’s Juilliard School of Music and Philadelphia’s Curtis Institute. He has performed with renowned... Read »

IPS Hosts Pianist Vassilis Varvaresos

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
by William Furtwangler
IPS Hosts Pianist Vassilis Varvaresos

THE INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES presented by the College of Charleston Department of Music provided an electrifying display of musical skill Tuesday night at the Sottile Theatre featuring Greek pianist Vassilis Varvaresos. The 32-year old Varvaresos has performed in the U.S. at Carnegie’s Weill Hall, New York’s Morgan Library, the Isabella Gardner Museum in Boston and... Read »

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