Duo to Perform Recital
Tigerville, SC (January 24, 2019) North Greenville University (NGU) presents Ida Bieler, violin, and Allison Gagnon, piano, in recital Tuesday, January 29, 2019. Bieler and Gagnon will perform works by Mendelssohn, Suk, and Brahms.
American-born Bieler has set a standard in the course of her unusual career as a musician of extraordinary scope. Launched into recognition winning international violin competitions on three continents, she since has enjoyed a concert career as soloist and chamber musician in major music capitals and festivals throughout the world.
One of the most sought-after teachers today, Bieler is a professor at the Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf, Germany, the Kunstuniversität Graz, Austria and the North Carolina School of the Arts, USA. She received Germany’s highest educational award, Ideen für die Bildungsrepublik, for her innovative Vivaldi Projekt.
Canadian pianist, Gagnon directs the Collaborative Piano Program at UNCSA and concertizes with vocal and instrumental colleagues both here and beyond. Before joining UNCSA in 1998 she was affiliated with both Queen’s University and McGill University in Canada, and with the Meadowmount School of Music in New York for almost 20 years. She has received a UNCSA Excellence in Teaching Award and serves on the executive board of NCMTA. Dr. Gagnon’s teachers included Anne Epperson (CIM), Dale Bartlett (McGill), Michael Krist (Vienna Hochschule für Musik), Pierre Jasmin and Margaret McLellan (Queen’s) and her mother, Marjorie Gagnon. From CIM she holds the Brooks Smith Award for collaborative piano.
The concert will be held in Hamlin Recital Hall on the campus of NGU at 7 p.m. Reserve free tickets at (864) 977-7085.
B.S.U. Bluegrass Brand Anticipates New, Full-Length Album
"I had no idea when I came here that I'd be working with bluegrass. I was just trying to think of ways to connect with students," says Wes Brashier.
NGU Ranked Top Christian College with Lowest Debt Burden
School ranked highest in South Carolina
NGU to Host Write2Ignite! Conference
The conference for Christian Writers of Literature for Children and Young Adults to hold its annual writers’ conference at NGU.
NGU to Host Work as Worship Retreat Livestream
Join thousands of Christian business professionals to learn from experts on connecting your faith and work.
King to Ignite 2017 School Year
Be in prayer that many community members and students will respond to the gospel and will be encouraged in their faith.
School of Theatre to Begin The School Year With Sophokles' 'Antigone'
Theatre season announced
Beam Honored with E. A. McDowell Award
Dr. Tony Beam acknowledged for his impact on culture through his defense of the faith and biblical worldview.
NGU Board Affirms Accomplishments of the NGU Community and Leadership