Fri, Jul 22

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Performing Arts Center

"Beethoven and Me"

Time & Location

Jul 22, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Performing Arts Center, 507 Chestnut St, Highlands, NC 28741, USA

About the Event

Gary Motley, one of Americas leading jazz pianists and educators,  has long been fascinated with harmony and counterpoint from the  classical genre.  this class will explore some of the similarities and influences of the classical stylings  of Beethoven on various jazz piano styles.  This class, a collaboration  between CLE and the Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival, will be  held at the Performing Arts Center where Professor Motley will demonstrate the relationships between these piano styles.  In addition to this class, you can hear Gary and his  Trio at free Family Concerts - "Just Jazzin' Around" - at the Village  Green in cashiers on Wed. July 20th at 3pm (followed by Ice Cream  Socials) and a Jazz Jam, open to the public to join in, on Wed July 20th  at 7:30pm at the Village Green.

Location: Highlands Performing Arts Center

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