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George Lopez, Classical Pianist, Will Perform at UMA Jewett Auditorium | Nov 18

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George LopezThe “Concerts at Jewett” Series sponsored by University of Maine at Augusta College of Arts and Sciences and UMA Senior College will feature George Lopez, classical pianist on Sunday, November 18, 2018, 2:00 p.m. at UMA Jewett Auditorium. There will be a pre-concert talk at 1:00 p.m. (If necessary, snow date will be December 2nd.)

George Lopez, Bowdoin College’s Robert Beckwith Artist-in-Residence, has been a dedicated and dynamic performer, educator, and lecturer for over 25 years. Mr. Lopez premiered a piano concerto here in Maine that was composed especially for him, and is also comfortable in styles of music ranging from jazz and ragtime to more contemporary styles of improvisation.

He has performed in the United States, Europe and Australia and in 2015 made his first visit to Cuba to give masterclasses and concerts with the Aries Trio. His “Music in the Museum” series at Bowdoin consists of creative and engaging lecture recitals on the relationship of music to art and ideas. Mr. Lopez conducts the Bowdoin Chamber Orchestra made up of students from the college and local high schools.

Tickets are $10, students $5, 12 & under free. Tickets are available at Dave’s Appliance in Winthrop and at the door.

Call 621-3551, or email umasc@maine.edu for more information or for mail order tickets.


The next concert is Sunday, December 16, 2018, 2PM –Don Campbell Christmas (Snow date: December 23rd.)

For more information, visit www.concertsatjewett.com.