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Pleyel Piano Series Fundraiser

  • 4 Aug 2019
  • 3:00 PM
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Sunday, August 4, 3 pm
Pleyel Piano Series

Tickets: $25, Students $10

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we are modifying our Pleyel recital on Sunday, August 4. We will not be offering the food and wine pairing, but we will still be having a recital. The recital will feature one of the finest young artists of the season, clarinetist Nickolas Hamblin, alongside violinist Velda Kelly and pianist Mariah Boucher.  And, artistic director Julia Siciliano will be performing a program of Basque music. Tickets will be $25, $10 student, but there will be more opportunities to give if you feel inclined. So please join us on August 4, at 3 pm for this afternoon of French and Basque music! 


featuring  a highlight of the 2018-2019 Young Artist's recitals
Nickolas Hamblin

Clarinet Sonata - Francis Poulenc
Nickolas Hamblin, clarinet
Mariah Boucher, piano

Suite Op.157b - Darius Milhaud
Introduction et Final
Nickolas Hamblin, clarinet
Velda Kelly, violin
Mariah Boucher, piano

Presentation of the 2019-2020 Series

Recital with food and wine pairing, featuring pianist Julia Siciliano and the Basque Country

Chopin - José Maria Usandizaga Vals
Valses Nobles et Sentimentales - Maurice Ravel
Variaciones Brillantes para piano forte sobre el teme favorito "Mira, oh, Norma, ai tuoi ginocchi" de Bellini - Don Pedro Albeniz

Our stunning Pleyel piano was generously donated by the Dixon family in 2013 was crafted in Paris in 1879. A portion of the revenues will go to a special fund which will assure the maintenance of the piano (Dan Harteau is its piano technician).

The Scarab Club is supported in part by awards from the Kresge Foundation, Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation and the National  Endowment for the Arts.

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