26th Annual Harold Protsman Classical Period Piano Competition
The Department of Music of Old Dominion University will hold its 26th annual Harold Protsman Classical Period Piano Competition Saturday, March 23, 2013. Preliminaries will begin at 8:30 a.m. For this 26th year we are pleased to announce that pianist and teacher, John O'Conor, will judge the final competition at 2:30 pm. All events will be held in the F. Ludwig Diehn Center for the Fine and Performing Arts, corner of 49th St. and Elkhorn Avenue.
In 2007, the Old Dominion University Classical Period Piano Competition was renamed in honor of Professor Emeritus Harold Protsman in recognition of his many years of dedication, professionalism and service to both the competition and the Music Department of Old Dominion University.
John O'Conor will give a master class for selected finalists in Chandler Recital Hall at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 24. During the class, Professor O'Conor will hear and advise selected student performers.
Read more about John O'Conor here.
The F. Ludwig Diehn Concert Series will feature John O'Conor in a piano recital at 8 p.m. Monday, March 25 in Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Center.
Tickets for this event may be purchased online at http://oduartstix.com
The competition is funded, in part, by the F. Ludwig Diehn Fund of The Norfolk Foundation and by generous gifts from Helen and Warren Aleck.
For further information, go to http://al.odu.edu/music/competition or dial (757) 683-4061.
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