KACU to feature William Doppmann Friday as prelude to live performance Feb. 3

For Immediate Release
Jan. 26, 2000

Public radio station 89.7 KACU will feature the talents of world famous pianist William Doppmann this Friday from 9 to 10 p.m. Doppmann, who has been described as a "pianist giant," is considered by many to be one of the greatest artists of this age.

This radio feature is a prelude to Doppmann's live performance at ACU Feb. 3 at 8 p.m. in Cullen Auditorium on the ACU campus. This live concert is open to the public free of charge.

Friday night's radio feature on KACU will showcase songs from Doppmann's CD Four American Piano Sonatas, including MacDowell's Sonata No. 2 in G minor Op. 50; Griffes' Sonata; Finney's Sonata No. 4 in E major; and Barber's Sonata Op. 26.

KACU is 89.7 on the FM dial.

At Doppmann's live performance Feb. 3, he will perform works by Sweelinck, Mozart, Copland and Chopin.

Dr. Paul Piersall, chairman of ACU's Music Department, said Doppmann's performance in Abilene is a rare opportunity not to be missed.


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