Monday, February 2, 2015 at 7:30pm
Beall Concert Hall
961 East 18th Avenue, Eugene, OR
Event Program PDFs for most performances will be made available as they are completed.
Tickets are available at the door or in advance from the UO Ticket Office, 541-346-4363.
Repertoire will include Bach’s Sonata No. 3 in G Minor; Beethoven’s Romance in F Major, Op. 50; Brahms’ Sonata in E-flat Major, Op. 120, No. 2; and David Avshalomov’s “Torn Curtain, Suite for Viola and Pianoforte.” In repertoire from Bach to Keith Jarrett, violist PATRICIA McCARTY has been acclaimed on five continents.
Her recordings for Northeastern, ECM and Ashmont labels have received accolades including Gramophone's "Critics' Choice" and Strad "Selection CD." Winner of the First Silver Medal and Radio Prize in the Geneva International Competition when she was eighteen, McCarty graduated the following year magna cum laude from the University of Michigan.
She has also been awarded two National Endowment for the Arts Solo Recitalist Grants and the John Knowles Paine Award for performance of new American music. Former assistant principal violist of the Boston Symphony Orchestra,McCarty has performed chamber music at numerous festivals across the globe. She currently teaches at the Meadowmount School of Music and resides in the Adirondacks with her husband, violist Ronald Wilkison.