Pair recital set for Tuesday
October 20, 2014
PLAINVIEW-- Wayland Baptist University piano artist in residence Mark Pair will be featured in concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Wayland’s Harral Memorial Auditorium. Pair’s program will center on music form the Romantic and Modern Periods.
Pair taught piano and music theory at Wayland for 36 years. After retirement, he became Wayland’s first artist in residence. This concert is his 95th program at Wayland.
Tuesday’s concert will feature four segments representing two major periods of music, Romantic and Modern. Pair will play pieces from romantic period composers Schumann, Brahms, Chopin and Liszt. Modern Period composers Debussy, Ravel, Scriabin, and Rachmaninoff will also be featured.
These composers represent a wide variety of music and styles from several European countries that produced a wealth of pianism. Pair will play several different styles of compositions throughout the evening.
Admission to the concert is free and open to the public.