Thursday, April 18, 2013

A Rare Treat: Van Cliburn Competitor to Play on the Denton Campus

The beautiful Blagg-Huey Library on the Denton campus of Texas Woman's University will be the setting for a faculty piano recital by Dr. Alex McDonald (left), adjunct assistant professor at TWU, in advance of his participation in the prestigious Fourteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.

For this special program Dr. McDonald, one of only 30 2013 Cliburn Competition competitors chosen worldwide, will perform Bach's Goldberg Variations and the Dante Sonata by Franz Liszt.

This rare treat, sponsored by the TWU School of the Arts and the TWU Departments of Music and Drama, will take place on Monday, April 22, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. on the first floor of the Blagg-Huey Library.  Admission is free and open to the public.

For more on the Cliburn Competition visit The Cliburn.

~Sandy Cochran