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Next Presto Recitals

Chapel Hill/Durham  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Nov 11, 2018 - 2:00pmDurham
Sunday Dec 9, 2018 - 2:00pmChapel Hill
Sunday Jan 20, 2019 - 2:00pm...Need Host...

Raleigh/Cary  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Dec 2, 2018 - 2:00pmRaleigh South
Sunday Jan 6, 2019 - 2:00pmRaleigh North
Sunday Feb 3, 2019 - 2:00pmCary

San Diego  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Nov 18, 2018 - 2:00pmVista
Sunday Dec 9, 2018 - 2:00pmScripps Ranch
Presto's mission is to bring serious pianists together to share classical piano music through performance.
  • Presto seeks to inspire growth and instill confidence to all participants.
  • Presto organizes and develops musical opportunities for the group such as piano master classes, social gatherings, recitals, and workshops.
  • Presto offers a nurturing environment to its members, honoring each at their particular performance level.
  • Presto promotes a lifelong study and enjoyment of piano performance.


Chapel Hill    (view more/fewer dates)

Wed November 14   UNC Keyboard Recital Fortepiano and harpsichord music by Lecturer Akiko Yamazaki will feature works by CPE Bach, Marianne Martinez and Elisabeth Jacques de La Guerre. Wednesday at 7:30 pm location: UNC Person Hall program.

Thu November 15   Piano Concerto in One Movement by Florence Price Thursday November 15th at 7:30 pm location: UNC Memorial Hall in Chapel Hill performed by pianist, Michelle Cann program.

Sat November 17   Saturday evening at 8:00 pm Duke Piano Recital Series Baldwin Auditorium, Duke Campus, Durham pianist: Marc-André Hamelin Bach: Chaconne in D Minor, BWV 1004 (arr. Busoni) Samuil Feinberg: Sonata No. 5, op. 10 and Sonata No. 6, op. 13 Alexis Weissenberg: Six Arrangements of Songs Sung by Charles Trenet Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Cipressi, op. 17 Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie No. 7 in A-flat Major, op. 61 Chopin: Scherzo No. 4 in E Major, op. 54 program.

Raleigh    (view more/fewer dates)

Tue November 13   Jack Quartet. 8 p.m. Nov. 13, Durham Fruit and Produce, Durham.

Thu November 15   Latvian Radio Choir. 8 p.m., Nov. 15, Duke Chapel, Durham

Fri November 16   Meymandi Concert Hall, Raleigh The Pathetique Symphony by Tchaikovsky, performed by pianist, Michelle Cann program.

San Diego    (view more/fewer dates)

Sun November 25   at 3:00 pm. Vania Pimentel recital at the Fallbrook Library by the FMS. Free!
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