Sunday Music Series
The Fryderyck Chopin Society of Connecticut Presents Dora de Marinis
Sunday, November 26, 2017
Piano in the Museum's Stanley Works Center
In addition to our regular standing Sunday Music Series, please join us for special performances in conjunction with The Fryderyk Chopin Society of Connecticut.
Dora de Marinis, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has been actively performing as soloist, in chamber music, and as a soloist with the major Symphonic Orchestras in Argentina. She has also performed in concerts in many cities throughout the United States and Canada, such New York, Los Angeles, Austin, Minneapolis, Boulder, El Paso, Ottawa (where she performed compositions by renowned pianist Glenn Gould), Montreal, as well as Quebec City as part of the activities representing the Cultural Department of Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs. De Marinis was also awarded the Great Prize Los Andes and the First Prize A.C.E. for her recording of the complete solo piano Works by Alberto Ginastera.
The Fryderyk Chopin Society of Connecticut is a classical music appreciation group that sponsors several classical music concerts throughout the year, showcasing the works of Fryderyk Chopin and other renowned composers. Founded by Polish pianist Slawomir Dobrzanski as a program of the Polish American Foundation of Connecticut, the Chopin Society has been presenting piano recitals by internationally-acclaimed pianists from around the globe and promoting young artists since 1998. This ongoing music program partnership between the The Fryderyk Chopin Society of Connecticut and the NBMAA strengthens the cultural offerings that are accessible to the community and brings world-class piano performances to New Britain.
Free with Museum admission
Sunday, November 26, 2017 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm