Visiting Pianist Alejandro Cremaschi at Westminster
RECITAL AND MASTER CLASS AT WESTMINSTER: Pianist Alejandro Cremaschi will present a recital of works by Ginastera and others on Friday, September 23 at 8 p.m. He will lead a master class on Saturday, September 24 at 2 p.m. Admission to both events is free.
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Westminster Choir College of Rider University welcomes visiting pianist Alejandro Cremaschi, who will present a recital on Friday, September 23 at 8 p.m. and a master class on Saturday, September 24 at 2 p.m. A reception will follow the recital. Admission to both events is free.
The recital, which will be presented in Bristol Chapel, is titled “Mostly Argentina, Mostly Ginastera.” It includes four works by Alberto Ginastera, including his Doce Preludios Americanos and Suite de danzas criollas, as well as works by Astor Piazzolla and Ernesto Nazareth. The master class, which will be presented in Williamson Hall, will feature three Westminster Choir College students.
Born in Argentina, Alejandro Cremaschi is on demand as a performer and clinician specializing in Latin American repertoire. He received a master’s degree and doctorate from the University of Minnesota. He earned undergraduate degrees from the University of Maryland Baltimore County, and the Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina. He was a prize-winner at the International Beethoven Sonata Piano Competition in Memphis, Tenn., and he has been a presenter at numerous national and international conferences. He teaches piano and piano pedagogy at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Westminster Choir College is located at 101 Walnut Lane in Princeton.