Saturday, May 16, 2020, 7:30 pm
Debussy:Dances for Harp and Strings, with Carolyn Tanksley
Taylor: Ambrosia Fantasy for Piano, Strings, and Timpani, with John Lee
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite
$9 Seniors age 62+ / Youth age 13-21
Age 12 and under free, ticket still required
John Lee, a native of the Pacific Northwest, is a pianist, collaborative artist, and music teacher. He currently teaches at Facebook Seattle, Ballard Academy of Music and Dance, and A.W.S.O.M, and his performances have been broadcasted live on Seattle’s King FM 98.1 and Cleveland’s WCLV 104.9. John was a recipient of the Margaret L. Sparling Scholarship for his pre-college studies at the Seattle Conservatory of Music. He completed his undergraduate degree at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music and received his Master of Music and Artist Diploma from the Cleveland Institute of Music. His teachers include Robert Shannon and Sergei Babayan. He is a laureate of the Venetia Hall Concerto Competition, the MTNA Divisional, the Darius Milhaud Performance Prize, and the CIM Concerto Competition. He has also participated in numerous master classes. John toured with the National Repertory Orchestra as the Orchestra Pianist (Breckenridge, Colorado) in the summer of 2010, and performed Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto as the soloist.