The Brevard Music Center, Brevard NC
Summer Institue & Festival 2011

Steinway Gala

A Concert featuring the music of Franz Liszt, celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Brevard Music Center and their relationship with Steinway & Sons pianos was presented by members of the faculty and students of the Music Center. Dr. Douglas Weeks was the Master of Ceremonies. Artists performing along with Dr. Weeks were Gianne Zhu, Samuel Gingher, Sandra Wright Shen, Lisa Iwaki, Margaret Cusack, Dr. Deloise Lima, Dr. Craig Nies.

The performances were no less than inspiring.

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Dr. Douglas Weeks, Steinway Artist and Brevard Music Center Piano Department Chair, and Tom Case, President of Case Brothers, share a few moments at the reception after the concert.

Dr. Weeks is also the Babcock Professor of piano at Converse College.
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Gianne Zhu, featured Student Artist with the Brevard Music Center.
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Jason Posnock, Concert Master for the Asheville Symphony and Associate Artistic Administrator for the Brevard Music Center, with Ron Losby, President of Steinway, and Keith Plumley of Case Brothers.
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Dr. Bruce Murray, Dean of the Brevard Music Center with featured Student Artist, Samuel Gingher.
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Ron Losby, President of Steinway with Keith Plumley of Case Brothers staff
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Pamela Smithey of Case Brothers Staff with Ron Losby, President of Steinway & Sons