2002/03 CONCERTS

SUNDAY, OCT. 13, 2002 4pm

LECTURE RECITAL
Prokofiev War Sonatas
FREDERIC CHIU Pianist

A look at the “War Sonatas” of Prokofiev with a performance of Nos. 6 and 7.

Frederic Chiu has recorded the Prokofiev Sonatas (complete) for Harmonia Mundi. His virtuosity and elegant pianism have caused critics to name him the inheritor of Godowsky and Rachmaninoff, the leading representative of the younger generation. He will bring his own perspective to the discussion and performance of these great works.

Seating is limited.


SUNDAY, NOV.24, 2002 4pm

A SPECIAL EVENT

ABBEY SIMON ~ KAREN SHAW ~ FREDERIC CHIU
3 PIANISTS
3 GENERATIONS

A celebration of 3 generations of pianists stemming from the masterful pianism of world renowned artist Abbey Simon and his pianistic off-spring , Karen Shaw and Frederic Chiu. The program will include specialty solo selections by each pianist as well as the three in ensemble.


Chopin, Fantasy in F minor Op. 49
Anney Simon, piano



Advance Priority seating available until 10/25 ($20 contribution)
Reserved seating available after 10/25 until full ($10 contribution)
Mail check payable to Silvermine Artists Series PO .box 444, Norwalk, CT 06852

SUNDAY, APRIL 6, 2003 4pm

Silvermine Duo-Pianists present
SPRING FEVER

The annual spring duo-piano concert featuring favorite works for 4 and 8 hands by Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, Mozart, and Lutoslawski.

Seating is limited. Call 847-8106 to reserve.

The Silvermine Artists Series, directed by Karen Shaw, are sustained solely by contributions. Thank you for participating.


SUNDAY, JUNE 8, 2003, 4pm 

JOSEPH CISAR
Pianist

“a pianist who can find the charm and make
it thoroughly beguiling for all of us”
Chicago Sun-Times
“fire…intensity…climactic drive” 

CHOPIN’S  ETUDES  OP. 10 and OP. 25