William Preucil will give recital
27 November 2009 | Eugene Boyko
The Department of Music at Ashland University has scheduled a guest artist recital featuring William Preucil, violinist and concertmaster for the Cleveland Orchestra, and Christine Fessenmeyer-Hill, pianist, at 7:30 p.m. Sunday in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall in the Center for the Arts.
The free program will include Brahms’ Sonata for No. 2 in A Major, Op. 100, Sonata for Violin and Piano by Debussy; and Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 18 by Strauss.
Preucil has been concertmaster of the Cleveland Orchestra for 14 years, appearing as soloist with the orchestra in concerto performances at both Severance Hall and Blossom Music Center. He also was a member of the Grammy-winning Cleveland Quartet, performing in the world’s major music capitals and appearing on Telarc International recordings. In addition, Preucil has served as concertmaster for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, as well as with symphonies in Utah and Nashville.
Fessenmeyer-Hill appears frequently as a soloist, recitalist and chamber music pianist throughout the country with major symphonies, vocalists and chamber musicians. She is a member of the Cleveland Institute of Music Collaborative piano faculty and on the piano faculty at Cleveland State University, maintaining an active career as a music educator.
For details, contact Michelle Williams, coordinator of performing arts publicity and events, at 419-289-5950 or mwillia7 @ashland.edu.