WHAT: Concert - Peter Pesic, piano
WHERE: Great Hall, Peterson Student Center, St. John’s College
WHEN: Friday, April 25, at 8 p.m.
Bach: Fifth Partita (BWV 829)
David Macdonald: Suite (2005)
Schubert: Sonata in A major, Op. Post. (D. 959)
CONTACT: 984-6000 (St. John’s Switchboard)
This event is free of charge and open to the public.
The second piece in this performance is composed by St. John’s College alumnus David Macdonald. Mr. Macdonald holds a doctor of musical arts degree from Manhattan School of Music and an MFA degree from SUNY Purchase. He is a co-director of the Locrian Chamber Players, a contemporary music ensemble, and has participated in master classes with Lukas Foss, George Crumb, Roger Reynolds, and others. His works have recently been performed on the Hartford Commissions Concert (in Merkin Hall); Genealogies (in Rock Hall, Philadelphia); and on recitals in Chicago, Israel, and Taiwan. He regularly contributes music to productions of the Actors’ Company Theater in New York City.