Series of piano concerts to be at three venues
Piano Masterworks and Rarely Heard Gems will be performed during a Western Slope Concert Series concert, that will be presented at three venues.
The concert will feature pianist Kathryn Mientka with a program of piano solo music dedicated to her late husband, cellist Tyme Mientka, who passed away in March 2012 after battling cancer.
Kathryn will perform works by Rachmaninoff, Liszt, Faure, Grieg, Saint-Saens and Schumann, including a number of pieces that she performed with Tyme, now in a solo piano version, according to a news release.
Kathryn has performed extensively in Europe and the United States and is director of the Western Slope Concert Series.
Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 21, at the Lamborn Concert Hall in Paonia; at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 23, at the Montrose Pavilion in Montrose; and at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 28, at the First United Methodist Church, 522 White Ave., in Grand Junction.
All seats are reserved and start at $9 in advance and $12 at the door for adults. All piano students and piano teachers will be admitted free at the door.
Advance tickets can be purchased at Roper Music in Grand Junction, Paonia Farm and Home in Paonia, the Montrose Pavilion in Montrose, and at JunctionConcerts.com.
Call 241-4579 or go to the website for information.