Butler University Piano Professor to perform at AU

Wed, 2008-02-27 09:02 -- univcomm
February 27, 2008

The Anderson University School of Music is pleased to present Dr. Kate Boyd of Butler University in recital on Monday evening, March 3rd, at 7:30 p.m. The performance will take place in Austin Performance Hall of Anderson University's Krannert Fine Arts Center. The program will feature Handel’s E Major Keyboard Suite, Beethoven’s Sonata in A-flat major Op. 110, and Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel by Johannes Brahms. Earlier on Monday afternoon at 4:00 p.m. Dr. Boyd will work with AU piano students in a masterclass, also in Austin Performance Hall. The public is cordially invited to both events free of charge.

Dr. Kate Boyd is the head of piano studies at Butler University, and maintains an active teaching and performing schedule, including frequent collaborations with her faculty colleagues. She has also given solo and chamber music recitals throughout the United States, Canada, Ireland, and Germany and is a founding member of the Oracle Trio, a piano trio based in New York.

Anderson University is a private Christian university of 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students in central Indiana. Anderson continues to be recognized as a top Christian college: in 2008, U.S. News and World Report ranked Anderson University among the best colleges and universities in the Midwest for the fourth consecutive year. Established in 1917 by the Church of God, Anderson University offers more than 60 undergraduate majors and graduate programs in business, education, music, nursing and theology.