Saturday April 14, 2018
James Dick, Solo Piano
August to April Series
Festival Concert Hall
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

James Dick Solo Piano Concert Poster
An afternoon of Solo Piano Virtuosity from the Founder and Artistic Director of Round Top Festival Institute

Steinway pianist, James Dick, will once again marvel his audience with a stunning performance on the Festival Concert Hall stage.

From his early years as prize winner of some of the world's most prestigious piano awards to his current successful career as an international guest artist, James Dick is well known to music lovers as a man of great talent, vision and class. His playing melds modern-day energy and technique with an Old World graciousness and civility, resulting in a passionate sound that keeps audiences engrossed.

Adult $30. Student $10. General seating. Concert tickets will be held at will call on the West side of the concert hall. Doors open 1 hour prior to the concert.

After the concert, spend an evening with James Dick and friends at an elegant reception and buffet dinner to benefit the 2018 Scholarship Fund. Reception starts at 6:00 PM in the Menke House Parlours with Sparkling Water, Sparkling Wine, Red and White Wine, Smoked Salmon and Shrimp Salad with Herb Croutons.

Dinner follows in the Menke House Dining Room. Menu includes Boston Bibb Lettuce with Raspberry Vinaigrette, Baked Stuffed Flounder with Deviled Crab, Roast Beef Tenderloin Au Jus, Basmati Rice Pilaf, Jumbo Asparagus with Shallot Butter, Baked Apple Torte in Puff Pastry with Caramel, Wine, Coffee and Water. By reservation only. $48.00 plus tax per person. Purchase meals here when you purchase your tickets.

Overnight accommodations are available on campus for this concert weekend.

Office/Information/Room Reservations: 979-249-3129

Concert Hall Location: 248 Jaster Rd, Round Top, TX 78954      Google Map      #6 on Campus Map
Menke House Location: 141 Jaster Rd, Round Top, TX 78954      #16 on Campus Map
James Dick biography

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Sonata in b, Hob.XVI:32 (1774-76)
Allegro moderato
Tempo di minuetto
Presto
Joseph Haydn
(1732-1809)
Sonata No. 14 in c-sharp, Op. 27/2 "Sonata quasi una fantasia" (1801)
Adagio sostenuto
Allegretto
Presto agitato
L. van Beethoven
(1770-1827)
Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 31 (1837)
Frederic Chopin
(1810-1849)
Intermission

Arabesque No. 2 (1888-91)
Claude Debussy
(1862-1918)
Sonata No. 3 in a, Op. 28 (1917)
Sergei Prokofiev
(1891-1953)