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Philomusica String Quartet: May 5
Entering full force into their sixth season, the energetic Philomusica String Quartet continues to win the praise of critics by delighting audiences with jewels of string quartet repertoire. Amy Beach: Quartet for Strings, Op. 89 Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet in F Major, Op. 135 Work with Guitar TBD Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 4 in D Major “Fandango” - Rene Izquierdo, guitarist Tickets: $25* Call the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music at (414) 276-5760 or visit our webpage www.wcmusic.org for more information, discounts, and subscription deals.
PianoArts North American Piano Competition and Music Festival
PianoArts presents its 2014 North American Piano Competition and Music Festival, an international competition for pianists ages 16-20, June 5-11, 2014 at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Twelve of North America's best young pianists who have advanced as semifinalists will perform public solo and duo recitals with Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra musicians for the world-renowned jury of Yoheved Kaplinsky, Lydia Artymiw, and Andre-Michel Schub. Masterclasses and workshops on music will also be presented and open to the public. Tickets for these masterclasses and concerts (including a concert by the esteemed jury) are available, with prices ranging from absolutely free to $20. On June 11, the three finalists of the competition will perform a full concerto with the MSO and PianoArts' Music Director Andrews Sill. Ticket prices for the Finals & Awards Concert at Uihlein Hall range from just $10 for students and $15 for adults to $50 for box seats. For more information, check out www.PianoArts.org, email Info@PianoArts.org, or call (414) 255-0801. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to hear some of the world's best up-and-coming pianists! This is truly a special event for Milwaukee.