Czech Pianist to Perform at Mary Baldwin

January 11, 2000

Czech pianist Martin Kasik will perform at Mary Baldwin University on Thursday, January 20, at 8:00 p.m. in Francis Auditorium. Tickets are $7.00 ($5.00/senior citizens) and can be reserved in advance by calling (540) 887-7193. Tickets will also be available at the door. Francis Auditorium is located in the Pearce Science Center at the corner of Coalter and Frederick Streets in Staunton.

The performance is part of the Carl Broman Concert Series and will feature pieces from Bach, Schumann, Martinu, Chopin, and Rachmaninov. Broman served Mary Baldwin as chair of the music department from 1935 to 1976, and Trinity Church organist and choirmaster from 1938 to1979.

Kasik won the 1998 Young Concert Artists European Auditions in Leipzig, hosted by the Hochschule f