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Next Presto Recitals

Chapel Hill  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Apr 15, 2018 - 2:00pmChapel Hill
Sunday May 20, 2018 - 2:00pmCarrboro2 pianos; potential master class
Sunday Jun 24, 2018 - 2:00pmCarrboro

San Diego  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Mar 25, 2018 - 2:00pmVista4th Sunday
Sunday Apr 15, 2018 - 2:00pmPoway
Sunday May 20, 2018 - 2:00pmSan Diego
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 March 23   at 7:30PM, the Jesselson/Fugo Duo will give a FREE concert at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. The featured work will be “At the Marion Opera House” by Tayloe Harding. Dr. Harding is Dean of the School of Music at USC, where cellist Robert Jesselson and pianist Charles Fugo are faculty members. Like the title of the work itself, the titles of its three movements begin with prepositions: “On the Pink Tea,” “In the Courtroom/Jail,” and “From the Firehouse.” Cello/piano sonatas by Barber and Prokofiev complete the program.

Fri April 6   at 8:00pm. Rafael Blechacz. Baldwin Auditorium. Mozart: Rondo in A Minor, K. 511 & Sonata No. 8 in A Minor, K. 310 Beethoven: Sonata No. 28 in A Major, op. 101 Schumann: Carnival Scenes from Vienna, op. 26 Chopin: Mazurkas, op. 24 & Ballade No. 4, op. 52 Detail.

Sun April 8   at 4:00pm. Liu-Kitchen-Kim Trio. Martinu, Shostakovich, Brahms. Pre-concert discussion at 3:00pm. St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 82 Kimberly Drive, Durham, NC 27707. Detail.
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