WMU News

Concert Artist Series features award-winning Finnish pianist

Oct. 13, 2002

KALAMAZOO -- The WMU School of Music's Young Concert Artist Series presents Finnish pianist Paavali Jumppanen in concert Tuesday, Oct. 29, beginning at 8:15 p.m.

Jumppanen will perform a program including works by Mozart, Chopin, Boulez and Liszt in the Dalton Center Recital Hall. Tickets are $10 general admission and $5 for students and senior citizens and are available through the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office at (269) 387-2300 or toll free (800) 228-9858.

First Prize winner in the 200 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, Jumppanen also is the recipient of the first Miriam Horowitz Meckler Award, established by YCA alumna pianist Ruth Laredo in honor of her mother.

Media contact: Kevin West, 269 387-4678, kevin.west@wmich.edu

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