November 30, 2018 |
Featuring: House Concerts
Rocky Ridge Music Center Foundation is pleased to present pianist Sergio Gallo in an unforgettable evening of music by Villa-Lobos, Liszt, Chopin, Debussy, and Beethoven. Please join us for music, friendship, and delicious wine reception hosted by Lynn Streeter in her beautiful home in Boulder, CO
Sergio Gallo joined Georgia State University in fall 2006, having previously served as faculty at the University of North Dakota and Millikin University. Additionally, Dr. Gallo serves on the faculty for Rocky Ridge Music Center’s Adult Piano Seminars. Dr. Gallo received his degrees from the Conservatoire Européen de Musique in Paris (Diplôme d’Excellence), the Franz Liszt Academy of Budapest, Hungary, the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (Master of Music and Artist Diploma) and the University of California (DMA). He has performed with orchestras throughout the Americas and in Turkey, as well as for Radio France and Radio Cultura. Recently, Dr. Gallo performed and taught in several countries in Asia and Europe, as well as in major cities in the United States and in his home country, Brazil. In addition, he has served as the adjudicator for the International Piano Performance Examinations in Taiwan. Dr. Gallo is the winner of concerto competitions of the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra and the University of California Symphony. He has received a grant from the Henry Cowell Incentive Funds at the American Music Center in New York, NY, and has toured North Dakota with a Challenge America Fast-Track Review Grant award from the National Endowments for the Arts. Sergio Gallo is a Bösendorfer artist and records for the Eroica label. His recordings have been reviewed by Gramophone Magazine and American Record Guide.