A longtime faculty and friend to Third Street, Margaret Mills will present a varied program of music for solo piano. Ranging from the romantic-era Clara and Robert Schumann, incuding Clara’s Prelude and Fugue in B-flat and Robert’s Aufschwung, Op. 12 and Romance in F-Sharp Major, Op. 28 to present day commissions for Margaret herself by the composer Brian Schober.
This evenings performance will feature former Third Street composition faculty Nick Scarim’s Sonata No. 2 as well as a piece by Gloria Coates, an American born composer who has lived in Germany for the last few decades with a broad career in composing for film, theater, chamber music and orchestra.