Pianist Richard Shuster To Perform At BaylorSept. 6, 2004
by Richard Veit
Dr. Richard Shuster, assistant professor of piano at Texas Woman's University, will present a guest recital at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, in Roxy Grove Hall at Baylor University.
Active as a soloist, collaborative artist, lecturer and teacher, Shuster earned his bachelor's degree in music from Indiana University and his master's and doctorate in musical arts from the Eastman School of Music.
Shuster has appeared as guest artist and clinician throughout the United States and abroad. Recent performances include solo and chamber music recitals in Texas, Oklahoma and throughout the eastern United States. International appearances include Budapest, Berlin and the Caribbean.
Shuster's Baylor program will include the 20-movement Visions fugitive, Op. 22, of Russian composer Sergei Prokofieff, the nine-movement suite Eine kleine Mitternacht Musik ("A Little Midnight Music") by American composer George Crumb, and the Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5, of German composer Johannes Brahms.
The recital is free and open to the public. For more information, call the Baylor School of Music at 710-3991.