Meetings


October 12, 2017
Steinway Piano Gallery of Naperville

George Radosavljevic, Pianist

Pianist George Radosavljevic is well-known in the Chicago area as both soloist and collaborative pianist. Most recently he has been heard in recital at the American Liszt Society Festival at Northwestern University, the historic Glessner House Museum in Chicago, the Cathedral of St. John in Milwaukee, and in frequent recitals and lecture-recitals throughout the Chicago area. Mr.Radosavljevic has appeared on the Dame Myra Hess Concert Series, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Chamber Music Series, and in many solo and ensemble concerts broadcast live on WFMT Radio. His playing has been called "polished and elegantly shaped" by the Chicago Tribune and "consistently enchanting" by the Pioneer Press. Mr. Radosavljevic appears as orchestral pianist with the Lake Forest Symphony and is currently on the faculty of the Music Institute of Chicago and DePaul University School of Music, Community Music Division. He is a founding member of the piano trio: Trio Capriccio, and is the director of the RMU Chamber Ensemble (Ensemble in residence at Robert Morris University), which provides educational concerts in a variety of venues. Mr. Radosavljevic has also concertized with his son, Bass-Baritone Leo Radosavljevic, most recently in Tallinn and Pärnu, Estonia, as well as at Ravinia Festival last fall. He is a board member of both the North Shore Music Teachers Association and the Chicago area chapter of the American Liszt Society. Mr. Radosavljevic holds the degree Master of Music in piano performance from DePaul University as a scholarship student of Dmitry Paperno. In his free time he enjoys golf, skiing, and art galleries.

Wind and Water: Debussy and Motion

An exploration of Debussy’s use of harmonic language, texture, and form, using the contrasting imagery of the movement of wind and water as a point of departure. Works discussed and performed will include: Reflects dans l’eau, Ondine, Le vent dans la plaine, and Ce qu’a vu le vent du Ouest.”



 


 

 

 


 

 

NAPERVILLE MUSIC TEACHERS ASSN.

2017-2018 SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

All on Thursdays beginning at 9:15 a.m.

October 12  
George Radosavljevic “Wind and Water: Debussy and Motion” Steinway Piano Gallery

November 9

Christie Chiles Twilles “Which Piece Comes Next?”
Steinway Piano Gallery

January 11
Kathy Sbarboro
“Before, During and Beyond: Musical Experiences for the Young Piano Student”
Steinway Piano Gallery

February 8
Svetlana Belsky
“The Psychology of Practice and Performance”
Steinway Piano Gallery

March 8
Heidi Mayer Masterclass 
Steinway Piano Gallery

April 12
Mary Helen Ekstam “Music and the Brain”
Steinway Piano Gallery

May 10
Liang-He Piano Duo
“A Kaleidoscope of Four-Hand Music”
White Eagle Country Club

FOR OTHER NMTA EVENTS, DEADLINES, etc., PLEASE SEE THE 2017-18 DIRECTORY

MEETING LOCATION ADDRESSES:

Steinway Piano Gallery of Naperville
1800 Shore Rd. Unit B, Naperville.
630-579-0108

WHITE EAGLE GOLF CLUB
3400 Club Drive, Naperville, 60564 Located south of Montgomery Rd., and north of 95 Street.
From Rt. 59 go west on White Eagle Dr. and follow signs to club house.