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The Distinguished Performer Concert Series at SMU Meadows School of the Arts opens its 2017-18 season with a rare solo recital by world-renowned concert pianist, recording artist, and Joel Estes Tate Professor Joaquín Achúcarro.

The all-Chopin concert will feature six works by the 19th-century Romantic composer, including his “Prelude,” “Op. 45 in C-sharp minor,” “Fantasia Impromptu,” “Nocturne, Op. Posth. in C-sharp minor,” “Barcarolle, Op. 60; Polonaise,” “Op. 53 in A-flat major,” and, after an intermission, “24 Preludes, Op. 28.” Following the concert, Achúcarro will fly to London to record these Chopin works for a new CD.

The concert is dedicated to the memory of the late Jeanne Roach Johnson (1932-2017), a Dallas civic leader, investor and philanthropist who was a longtime supporter of SMU and of the Meadows School. A lifelong music lover, she gave several major gifts to establish endowment funds and initiatives for Meadows piano programs.

The Distinguished Performer Concert Series at SMU Meadows School of the Arts opens its 2017-18 season with a rare solo recital by world-renowned concert pianist, recording artist, and Joel Estes Tate Professor Joaquín Achúcarro.

The all-Chopin concert will feature six works by the 19th-century Romantic composer, including his “Prelude,” “Op. 45 in C-sharp minor,” “Fantasia Impromptu,” “Nocturne, Op. Posth. in C-sharp minor,” “Barcarolle, Op. 60; Polonaise,” “Op. 53 in A-flat major,” and, after an intermission, “24 Preludes, Op. 28.” Following the concert, Achúcarro will fly to London to record these Chopin works for a new CD.

The concert is dedicated to the memory of the late Jeanne Roach Johnson (1932-2017), a Dallas civic leader, investor and philanthropist who was a longtime supporter of SMU and of the Meadows School. A lifelong music lover, she gave several major gifts to establish endowment funds and initiatives for Meadows piano programs.

The Distinguished Performer Concert Series at SMU Meadows School of the Arts opens its 2017-18 season with a rare solo recital by world-renowned concert pianist, recording artist, and Joel Estes Tate Professor Joaquín Achúcarro.

The all-Chopin concert will feature six works by the 19th-century Romantic composer, including his “Prelude,” “Op. 45 in C-sharp minor,” “Fantasia Impromptu,” “Nocturne, Op. Posth. in C-sharp minor,” “Barcarolle, Op. 60; Polonaise,” “Op. 53 in A-flat major,” and, after an intermission, “24 Preludes, Op. 28.” Following the concert, Achúcarro will fly to London to record these Chopin works for a new CD.

The concert is dedicated to the memory of the late Jeanne Roach Johnson (1932-2017), a Dallas civic leader, investor and philanthropist who was a longtime supporter of SMU and of the Meadows School. A lifelong music lover, she gave several major gifts to establish endowment funds and initiatives for Meadows piano programs.

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Caruth Auditorium
6101 Bishop Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75205
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