Saturday April 14, 2018
James Dick, Solo Piano
August to April Series
Festival Concert Hall
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
An afternoon of Solo Piano Virtuosity from the Founder and Artistic Director of Round Top Festival Institute
Steinway pianist, James Dick, will once again marvel his audience with a stunning performance on the Festival Concert Hall stage.
From his early years as prize winner of some of the world's most prestigious piano awards to his current successful career as an international guest artist, James Dick is well known to music lovers as a man of great talent, vision and class. His playing melds modern-day energy and technique with an Old World graciousness and civility, resulting in a passionate sound that keeps audiences engrossed.
Adult $30. Student $10. General seating. Concert tickets will be held at will call on the West side of the concert hall. Doors open 1 hour prior to the concert.
After the concert, spend an evening with James Dick and friends at an elegant reception and buffet dinner, starting at 6:00 PM in the Menke House Parlours. By reservation only. $48.00 plus tax per person. Purchase meals here.
Overnight accommodations are available on campus for this concert weekend.
Office/Information/Room Reservations: 979-249-3129
Concert Hall Location: 248 Jaster Rd, Round Top, TX 78954 Google Map #6 on Campus Map
Menke House Location: 141 Jaster Rd, Round Top, TX 78954 #16 on Campus Map
James Dick biography
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