Welcome to Presto
Next Presto Recitals

Chapel Hill/Durham  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Jul 28, 2019 - 2:00pmHillsborough
Sunday Aug 18, 2019 - 2:00pmEfland
Sunday Sep 15, 2019 - 2:00pmChapel Hill

Raleigh/Cary  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Aug 4, 2019 - 2:00pmCary
Sunday Sep 1, 2019 - 2:00pmRaleigh

San Diego  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Jul 21, 2019 - 2:00pmSan Diego
Sunday Aug 18, 2019 - 2:00pmSan Diego
Sunday Sep 15, 2019 - 2:00pmChula Vista
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)

Fri October 4   UNC Living Art Performance Ensemble (LACE) Person Recital Hall Saturday 10/4/19 at 8:00 pm Jacqueline Saed Wolborsky, violin, and Danielle DeSwert Hahn, piano Celebrating female composers including Clara Schumann, Lili Boulanger, and Jennifer Higdon tickets $15.00

Fri October 11   DUKE PERFORMANCES--classical series ANDREW TYSON, piano Friday at 8:00 pm Baldwin Auditorium Rameau: Gavotte variée Chaminade: Autrefois Chaminade: Thème varié Ravel: Miroirs, M. 43 Schumann: Symphonic Études, op. 13

Wed October 23   UNC Person Hall 10/23/19 at 7:30 pm Scènes du Salon: Songs by 19th-Century Female Composers UNC Music Faculty Jeanne Fischer, soprano, and Mimi Solomon, fortepiano, perform the music of Clara Wieck Schumann, Pauline Viardot Garcia, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, and more. tickets $15

San Diego    (view more/fewer dates)

Sun July 28   Vania Pimentel will be performing a duo concert with clarinetist Marcelo Meira on Sunday, July 28th, at Classics@TheMerc at 3 PM. Tickets are $15 and $5 for students with ID. Address: 42051 Main St., Temecula, CA 92590. Program: Schubert and Poulenc sonatas, Villa-Lobos and Villani Cortes.

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