Scholarship Benefit Concert with Michael Strauss

Starts: Sunday, January 13th 2013 at 4:00 pm
Ends: Sunday, January 13th 2013 at 6:00 pm

Jan 13 Benefit Concert The Indianapolis Suzuki Academy is proud to present concert violist Michael Strauss in a Scholarship Benefit Concert at 4:00pm on January 13, 2013. The Concert will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Inidnapolis at 615 W. 43rd Street in Indianapolis.  Michael will be joined by pianist R. Kent Cook, Oboist Roger Roe, violinist Davis Brooks, and cellist Kurt Fowler.   The concert features English works from the early 20th century, including two by prominent composer Benjamin Britten.

The program opens with his powerful Lachrymae for viola and piano, and also includes his exciting Phantasy Quartet for oboe, violin, viola and cello.  The recital also includes Felix Harold White’s  stunning composition The Nymph’s Complaint for the Death of Her Fawn.  The afternoon concludes with the passionate and inspiring Sonata for Viola and Piano by Rebecca Clarke, who was an early pioneer for women as a professional composer and performer.

Tickets for the concert may be reserved in advance by calling the Indianapolis Suzuki Academy at (317) 643-0994.  General Admission is $15, student tickets are $5 each.  Tickets will also be available at the door.

The Indianapolis Suzuki Academy is dedicated to offering high quality instruction to students from 3-18 on Violin, Viola and Cello.  It also offers a Suzuki Steps programs for all children 0-3 with their parents to help foster the next generation of music learning and appreciation.  Immediate openings are available, please contact the school or visit the website www.IndianapolisSuzukiAcademy.org.