Exploring Music: "Legendary Pianists of the Past" 

Back by popular demand, Exploring Music is a brilliant community lecture series taught by Gifted Music School faculty. Join distinguished pianist, author, and expert on historical performers, Dr. Koji Attwood, in exploring a broad range of musical topics. This semester, we explore four legendary pianists: Vladimir Horowitz, William Kapell, Monique de La Bruchollerie, and Gyorgy Cziffra through discussions of their life, artistic achievements, and recorded performances. This highly anticipated lecture series is not to be missed!

 

Course Details

Instructor: Dr. Koji Attwood
Cost: $90/participant $75/participant
Meets: Mondays at 6pm (4 sessions, schedule below)
Duration: 90 minutes
Participants: All ages welcome, recommended for ages 16+
Location: Online (Zoom)
Deadline to Register: N/A—register today!

 

Topics Discussed

Week 1—Vladimir Horowitz: “Tornado from the Steppes”
Week 2—William Kapell: “James Dean of the Piano”
Week 3—Monique de La Bruchollerie: “La Grande Dame”
Week 4—György Cziffra: “Gypsy with a Soul”

 

Schedule

Monday, June 28, 2021 6:00pm — 7:30pm MDT
Monday, July 5, 2021 6:00pm — 7:30pm MDT
Monday, July 12, 2021 6:00pm — 7:30pm MDT
Monday, July 19, 2021 6:00pm — 7:30pm MDT