CCU Cultural Arts Presents Piano Concert Series III

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Coastal Carolina University Cultural Arts presents Piano Concert Series III on Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. The concert features Philip Powell, piano.

Philip M. Powell, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Music, is a professor of music who has been a faculty member at CCU since 1988, teaching piano and piano pedagogy. Since moving to South Carolina, Powell has maintained an active performing schedule with concerts frequently heard on South Carolina Public Radio.

Locally, Powell has performed with the South Carolina Symphony Orchestra, the Jupiter Symphony and is a frequent soloist with the Long Bay Symphony, playing concerto repertoire ranging from Mozart to Gershwin. He has served as president of the Coastal Concert Association, music director of the Festival of Music and Art at Pawleys Island, founding director of the Musicale de Geneve series and a member of the Board of Directors of the Long Bay Symphony. Powell holds a BMA from the University of Oklahoma, M.M. from Indiana University and a D.M. also from Indiana University.

The concert takes place at Edwards Recital Hall, located in the Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts building on the Coastal Carolina University campus. General Admission tickets are $3 per person.