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Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra Hosts Acclaimed Pianist Caroline Hong in March 4 Program

Posted on February 18, 2013 in: Academics, Arts, Events, Faculty & Staff, Students

The program features acclaimed concert pianist Caroline Hong.

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Kevin Hekmatpanah, will present its spring program, at 7:30 p.m., Monday, March 4 in the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox (1001 W. Sprague Ave.). The program features acclaimed concert pianist Caroline Hong; view Hong’s critical acclaim.

The concert will open with Rossini’s “Overture to La Gazza Ladra,” followed by Rachmaninoff’s virtuosic “Third Piano Concerto,” and will conclude with Stravinsky’s spectacular “Firebird Suite.” Hong will be featured in the Rachmaninoff Concerto. Hong is active as a guest lecturer, adjudicator, and master class teacher at universities, institutions, and competitions throughout the United States, particularly in the Northeast, and in Asia. In 2005, she was appointed the first female piano faculty member for the “Piano at Peabody” program where she returns each summer.

General admission is $12; $10 for non-GU students and seniors. The performance is free to GU faculty, students and staff.  Tickets are available either by calling (509) 624-1200 or visiting the ticket office at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.

For more information about this or other Gonzaga music department concerts, please call (509) 313-6733 or visit the music department website.

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