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Chapel Hill/Durham  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Dec 16, 2018 - 2:00pmChapel Hill
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Sunday Feb 17, 2019 - 2:00pmChapel Hill

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

San Diego  (view more/fewer dates)
Sunday Jan 20, 2019 - 2:00pmRancho Bernardo12 min. max per members
Sunday Feb 17, 2019 - 2:00pmDel Mar
Sunday Mar 17, 2019 - 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)

Sun December 2   LIU-KITCHEN-KIM TRIO Sunday at 4:00 pm St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Durham Schubert: Fantasie in C Major, D. 934 Schubert: Sonata in A minor, D 821 ''Arpeggione'' Schubert: Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in B flat major, D 898/Op. 99 Artists: Meng-Chieh Liu (Piano); Nicholas Kitchen (Violin); Yessun Kim (Cello) program.

Sun December 2   ALL SCHUBERT program of piano chamber music. violinist Nicholas Kitchen, cellist Yeesun Kim, and pianist Meng-Chieh Liu. location: St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Durham. Sunday at 3:00 pm There will be a half hour Pre-Concert Discussion. 4:00 pm Concert begins. A reception will follow the concert. Tickets ($25) are available at the door with free admission for anyone 18 or under. Sunday at 4:00 pm

Mon December 3   Daria Rabotkina, pianist Monday,7:30 pm Moeser Auditorium at UNC Moments Musical by Schubert and Rachmaninoff, as well as a Sonata by Paul Harvey Aurandt. Master Class to follow. program.

Raleigh    (view more/fewer dates)

Thu December 13   Clayton Piano Festival presents its third annual Holiday Gala. Guest artists are Josh and Lindsey Wright, duo pianists. Program to include holiday favorites from both classical and popular repertoire, music from TV and movies, and a selection of timeless masterworks from the classical repertoire. 7:30 p.m. at the Barn at Broadslab, 4682 State Hwy 50 in Benson, NC

Sun January 6   St. Stephen's concert series presents Andrew Tyson, pianist. Pre-concert discussion at 3 p.m. followed by performance at 4 p.m. Program includes three pieces from Messiaen's Vingt Regards sur L'Enfant Jesus, Liszt's Obermann's Valley, and Chopin Sonata No. 3. St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Durham.

Fri January 11   Lucas Debargue, piano.Program to include Chopin Polonaise Op. 53, Barcarolle Op. 60, Scherzo in B-flat minor, Nocturne in C minor Op. 48, Scherzo in B minor. Also, Bach Toccata BWV 911 and Beethoven Sonata No. 32 in C minor. At 8 p.m. in UNC's Memorial Hall, Chapel Hill.
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