Sunday May 17, 2015
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Contact:New Mexico School of Music
Phone: (505) 266-3474
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A solo piano recital featuring works by Beethoven, Prokofiev, Liszt and Grieg.
Solo piano recital features works by Beethoven, Prokofiev, Liszt & Grieg
Celebrate the talent and dedication of 12 year old virtuoso pianist Anna Yakura with a solo recital in Keller Hall at the UNM Center for the Arts on Sunday, May 17 at 4:30 p.m.
Anna Yakura began taking piano lessons at age five. By eight, she performed her solo piano recital debut. Miss Yakura is a First Place winner of several piano competitions, including Dennis Alexander Piano Competition and State of New Mexico Honors Audition.
Her highlights include participating in the Golden Key Music Festival at Carnegie Hall, New York and the Vladimir Spivakov International Charity Foundation Festival in Moscow, Russia; performing with the Symphony Orchestra of Albuquerque and the New Mexico Philharmonic; and serving as a member of the 2013-2014 Albuquerque Junior Symphony. She currently studies under Dr. Tatiana Vetrinskaya, founder and director of the New Mexico School of Music.
A seventh grader at Eisenhower Middle School, Miss Yakura is also a competitive swimmer. She likes reading books and writing stories, and plays the violin in addition to the piano. Her May 17th program will feature works by Beethoven, Prokofiev, Liszt and Grieg. A reception follows the recital.
For more information, call 505-266-3474. For the NMSM Summer 2015 schedule of classes, visit nmschoolofmusic.com.
WHAT New Mexico School of Music presents Anna Yakura Solo Piano Recital
WHEN 4:30 p.m. Sunday, May 17, 2015; Reception to follow.
WHERE Keller Hall, UNM Center for the Arts
HOW MUCH Free and open to the public.
MORE INFO Call 266-3474 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.