Join us at Vidant Medical Center for a performance by Coastal Winds, the ECU School of Music faculty woodwind quintet! The concert will take place Tuesday, April 10 at 12 o’clock noon in the Vidant Interfaith Chapel. This event is free and open to the public.
Drs. Stephen Ivany and Jarrod Williams, professors of trombone and tuba at the ECU School of Music, will present a concert at Vidant’s Interfaith Chapel on Tuesday, March 13, from 12 to 12:45 p.m. Pianist Alisa Gilliam will accompany Ivany and Williams, who will perform a selection of solos and duets. This event is free and open to the public.
Join us Tuesday, January 9, 12 o’clock noon, at Vidant Medical Center’s Interfaith Chapel for a performance by outstanding pianist and ECU School of Music faculty member Kwan Yi. Mr. Yi has performed throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia in such venues as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Kimmel Center, Kennedy Center, Chicago Symphony Center, the Metropolitan and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museums, Jordan Hall, Jones Hall, Mann Performing Arts Center, Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, Library of Congress, Kravis Center of the Arts, Großer Sendesaal des Hessischen Rundfunks, Auditorium du Louvre, Teatro Principal de Alicante, Suntory Hall, and Seoul Arts Center.
Mr. Yi has appeared as a soloist with the Russian National Orchestra, Houston Symphony Orchestra, and the Brevard Festival Orchestra under the batons of Hans Graf, Julian Kuerti, Grant Llewellyn and Mikhail Tartanikov. As an avid chamber musician, he has collaborated with Itzhak Perlman, Miriam Fried, Roberto Diaz and members of the Vermeer Quartet and was invited to perform at the Kronberg, Ravinia, Trondheim, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and the Castleton Festivals. As a recitalist and masterclass instructor, he has completed residencies at University of Arkansas, Bowdoin College, Michigan State University, Cleveland Museum of Art, Theatre de Vevey and Sendai Cultural Center. His performances have been broadcast by WQXR, Radio France and Radio Frankfurt. He has recorded for Hänssler label with violinist Itamar Zorman.
A recipient of many honors and prizes, Mr. Yi’s awards include Mieczyslaw Munz Prize, National Federation of Music Clubs Award, and top prizes in the Sendai International Piano Competition, and the Trondheim and Trio di Trieste International Chamber Music Competitions.
Mr. Yi is a graduate of the Curtis Institute, Juilliard School and the Peabody Institute where he worked with Leon Fleisher and Robert McDonald. He has also attended the Steans Institute at Ravinia Festival.
The ECU Music Therapy Club will perform 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 12 at Vidant Medical Center’s Interfaith Chapel. Join us for a concert that’s sure to brighten your day!
On May 9 at 11:30 a.m. Dr. Charles Bath, former chair of the keyboard department at the ECU School of Music, and Hardy Distinguished Professor Joanne Bath, Director of ECU’s Suzuki Pedagogy Program, will perform duets for violin and piano at Vidant Medical Center’s Interfaith Chapel. This event is free and open to the public.
Join us for a concert of J.S. Bach’s Partita for Solo Flute in A Minor, and Marcusson flute and piano arrangements of two late nineteenth-century works by Wilhelm Peterson-Berger and Wilhelm Stenhammar. The 11:30 performance at the Interfaith Chapel of Vidant Medical Center is free and open to the public.
Andean folk music ensemble “Extranjeras Andinas” will perform in Greenville, North Carolina, at the Vidant Medical Center Interfaith Chapel on Tuesday, March 14, from 11:30 to 12:15. Come hear amazing music played on authentic instruments of South America. This event is free and open to the public.