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Pianist Muzijevic to finish Solo & Chamber Music Series

April 19, 2010 12:00AM

Pianist Pedja Muzijevic will be the final performer of the Solo & Chamber Music Series on April 20.

The final performance of Pittsburg State University's 2010 Solo & Chamber Music Series will be held tomorrow night, featuring an accomplished pianist who has performed across the globe.

Pedja Muzijevic has captivated audiences at famous locations all over the world, and will be bringing a concert of classics to his performance on Tuesday, April 20. The concert will be held at McCray Recital Hall, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Muzijevic has performed with the Milwaukee Symphony, the Residentie Orkest in The Hague, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, Dresden Philharmonic, Shinsei Nihon Orchestra in Tokyo, Orquesta Sinfonica in Montevideo, Zagreb Philharmonic, Boston Pops, Greensboro Symphony, Santa Fe Pro Musica, Napa Valley Symphony and the Richmond Symphony among others.

He has played solo recitals in New York, Tokyo, Santiago de Chile, Houston, Washington, D.C., Tucson, Great Britain, and in many other locations. His Carnegie Hall concerto debut playing Mozart Concerto K. 503 with Oberlin Symphony and Robert Spano was recorded live and has been released on the Oberlin Music label. Muzijevic has also performed at many festival engagements and tours throughout the world.

Tuesday's program includes works by Frederic Chopin, John Cage, Franz Liszt, Richard Wagner, and Robert Schumann. Canadian pianist Richard Raymond, who was scheduled to perform at the concert, will perform at a later date.

For more information, contact the Department of Music at 620-235-4466.

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