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Gershwin Gala ‘The Man I love’


Natalia Lauk, piano

Gershwin Gala ‘The Man I love’ - Cabaret Concert

Dates, Times and Locations:
January 19, 2019 at O’Shaughnessy Center, Whitefish, 7:30pm
January 20, 2019 at O’Shaughnessy Center, Whitefish, 3:00pm

Concert Information:
Glacier Symphony, John Zoltek, conductor
Natalia Lauk, piano

Celebrate the New Year with our “Gershwin Gala” an elegantly casual evening focused on one of America’s greatest musical icons. Our orchestra will be joined by guest pianist Natalia Lauk for a program including Rhapsody in Blue, An American in Paris Suite, Cuban Overture, Crazy for You Overture and Summertime. They’ll be lots of surprises and plenty of refreshments too! Don’t miss this exciting show at the O’Shaughnessy Center in Whitefish, January 19 and 20, 2019 Get Your Tickets Today!

Natalia Lauk comes from a lineage of classical Russian pianists and piano instruction. Both parents are graduates of the Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory in Saint-Petersburg and have more than 80 years combined piano teaching experience. She was born and raised in Siberia, Russia, where she studied piano for 16 years. She completed her Master of Musical Arts degree in Piano Solo Performance, Collaborative Piano, and Piano Pedagogy at the Krasnoyarsk State Institute of Arts in 2000. sites.google.com/view/natalia-lauk-piano

‘An American in Paris’
‘Rhapsody in Blue’

 

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Scheherazade - Classical Sunday

Dates, Times and Locations:
February 17, 2019, 3:00 pm at Flathead High Performance Hall, Kalispell 

Concert Information:
Glacier Symphony, John Zoltek, conductor
Andrew Staupe, piano

Pianist Andrew Staupe is emerging as one of the distinctive voices of a new generation of pianists. Andrew has appeared as soloist with the Baltimore Symphony, San Diego Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra, Houston Symphony, Fort Worth Symphony, Colorado Symphony, Indianapolis Symphony, Utah Symphony, Arkansas Symphony, Tallahassee Symphony, and many other orchestras throughout the United States. www.andrewstaupe.com/videos

“Mr. Staupe gave a brilliant performance, handling the virtuosic demands with apparent ease ...” – New York Concert Review

Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1
Rimsky-Korsakov” Scheherazade

 

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Spring Festival

A three concert orchestra and chorale festival with pianist Scott Cuellar

Spring Festival

Dates, Times and Locations:
Love’s Unending Song
Friday, April 26, 7:30 pm at Glacier High Performance Hall
Glacier Chorale in concert, Dr. Micah Hunter, conductor

Beethoven and Mozart
Saturday, April 27, 7:30 pm at Flathead High Performance Hall
Glacier Symphony, John Zoltek, conductor

Song of Destiny Finale
Sunday, April 28, 3:00 pm at Flathead High Performance Hall
Glacier Symphony, Orchestra and Chorale

Artist Information:
Mr. Cuellar won the gold medal at the 2016 San Antonio International Piano Competition, where he also received prizes for the best performance of both a Romantic work (Schumann’s Humoreske), as well as of a Russian work (Prokofiev’s 4th Sonata). He was the 1st place winner in the solo division of the 2013 Virginia Waring International Piano Competition, where he also took 2nd place in the concerto division, and was the winner of the Krenek Prize for the best performance of a sonata by Ernst Krenek. Additionally, he was the 3rd place winner of the 2016 New Orleans International Piano Competition, the winner of both the Rice and Oberlin concerto competitions, and was a semifinalist in the 2015 Honens Piano Competition.