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Leslie Amper and Randall Hodgkinson

 “The Art of 4-Hand Piano” 
Pianists and Educators discuss and demonstrate the artistry of 4-hand collaborative piano playing
March 3   7:PM  at Centennial Hall
105 Post Rd North Hampton, NH
Free and Open to the Public

 

 

A winner of the National Endowment for the Arts Solo Recitalist Fellowship Grant,Ms Amper has performed the Emmanuel Music solo and chamber music celebrations of Schumann, Beethoven, and Harbison, Pittsburgh Symphony Concerts at the Point, Friday Musicale of Jacksonville, Florida, New Hampshire Music Festival and Harvard University’s Fromm Music Foundation Concerts, as well as in England, Italy, and Austria. She is a member of the Jubilee Trio and the Alcyon Chamber Ensemble and toured the United States with her lecture/piano recital related the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s Exhibition 1934: A New Deal for Artists.

Hodgkinson, grand prize winner of the International American Music Competition sponsored by Carnegie Hall and the Rockefeller Foundation, has performed with orchestras in Atlanta, Philadelphia, Buffalo, Boston, Cleveland and abroad in Italy and Iceland. He has performed recital programs spanning the repertoire from J.S. Bach to Donald Martino and the four-hand and two-piano repertoire with his wife Leslie Amper. Mr. Hodgkinson is on the faculties of the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston and the Longy School of Music in Cambridge, Massachusetts.