An Evening of French Elegance in Underwood

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Join us on Saturday, Feb. 17th for this intimate house performance of French Music for Piano Duet performed by the Portland-based Rizzo and Wheeler Duo.

The evening begins with a delectable dinner of:

Smoked Teriyaki Chicken or Ginger Beef
Sticky Rice
Macaroni or Vegetable Salad
Dessert, Coffee, Tea, Juice
Wine / Hors d’oeuvres

Music begins at 7:00pm and features a unique piano duet performance of the following pieces:

Pieces Romantiques by Chaminade
Selections from the Dolly Suite by Faure
Tangos by Piazzolla
Selections from Souvenirs by Samuel Barber
Rhapsodie Espagnole by Ravel

Space is limited and expected to fill quickly!

RSVP to underwoodparkandrec@gmail.com.

$50 per person

This event is a fundraiser for the Underwood Park and Recreation District.

Pianists: Molly Wheeler and Rhonda Rizzo

The Rizzo/Wheeler Piano Duo performs 4-hand and 2-piano works, specializing in music that embraces classical, jazz, and dance forms. They first appeared together at the Ernest Bloch Festival’s Two-Piano Institute in June 2003 and since then have performed together throughout the Northwest, including Portland’s Aladdin Theatre, Newport Performing Arts Series, Sherman & Clay Concert Series—Seattle, Bloedel Reserve Concert Series—Bainbridge Island, WA, Skamania Performing Arts Foundation Guest Artist Series, the Water Music Festival, and were featured guest artists on Pacific University’s “Jazz Nite.” Their CD, 2 to Tango: Music for Piano Duet, was released in 2010.

February 17 2018

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Date: February 17
Time: 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost: $50.00
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