NOVEMBER Black Hills Piano Gallery recital, Rapid City: Music of Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, Debussy, Grieg,
DECEMBER Community Advent Concert, Custer: Music of Mozart and Kartsonakis
JANUARY Black Hills Symphony Chamber Party Fund-Raiser, Rapid City: Music of
Mozart and Debussy
APRIL United Churches recital, Hot Springs: Music of Mozart, Beethoven,
Brahms, Ravel, Liszt, Kartsonakis and Sinding
AUGUST 1905 Opera House recital, Wessington Springs: Music of Mozart, Soler,
Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, Debussy and Kartsonakis
SEPTEMBER Home Recital, Custer: Music of Beethoven, Chopin and Liszt SDAC Conference
performance, Chamberlain: Music of Liszt
Sioux Falls Area Music Teachers’ Association lecture, Sioux Falls:
“The Secret of Artistic Piano Playing”
OCTOBER Sioux Falls Area Music Teachers’ Association master class, Sioux Falls
Senior Center performance, Custer: Music of Beethoven
Home Recital (NSU program), Custer
Northern State University recital, Aberdeen: Music of Mozart, Soler,
Beethoven, Brahms, Ravel, Liszt and Kartsonakis
Northern State University master class, Aberdeen
NOVEMBER Home Recital (Beethoven Roundup No. 1), Custer: 4 Beethoven Sonatas
Augustana College recital, Sioux Falls: Music of Mozart, Soler, Beethoven,
Brahms, Ravel, and Liszt
Augustana College lecture-recital, Sioux Falls: Beethoven’s Three Style
Periods, demonstrated in three piano sonatas
DECEMBER Home Recital (The Birthday Boys), Custer: Music of Beethoven,
Tchaikowsky, Chopin, Liszt, Schumann
JANUARY Home Recital (Liszt’s Birthday), Custer
Blue Cloud Abbey (Three Performances), Marvin, SD
FEBRUARY My Favorite Liszt, two recording sessions, Rapid City Governor’s Awards
in the Arts Banquet performance, Pierre: Music of Wagner/Liszt
MARCH My Favorite Liszt, five recording sessions, Rapid City
APRIL Black Hills Symphony Orchestra (Emperor Concerto), Rapid City
MAY Home Recital (Liszt’s Birthday), Custer
JUNE Johanna Meier Opera Theater benefit performance, BHSU, Spearfish:
Music of Wagner/Liszt and Verdi/Liszt
JULY International Music Camp, two recitals/teaching, ND/Manitoba border
Home Recital (Liszt’s Birthday), Custer
AUGUST Home Recital (Liszt’s Birthday), Custer
September 25, 300pm Elk’s Club, 3333 Jolly Lane, Rapid City, SD - Special Dedication solo recital on the Regional Concert Grand Piano (Yamaha CFX) Music by Schubert, Mozart, Chopin and Liszt
November 10, 2011, 7:30pm Northern State University, Johnson Fine Arts Center, Aberdeen, SD. Solo Recital tribute to the 200th birthday of Franz Liszt, featuring a monumental selection of his original works and transcriptions from the song and operatic repertoires. Read article in the Aberdeen News regarding this event.
November 12, 2011, 7:30pm Northern State University, Johnson Fine Arts Center, Aberdeen, SD “Liszt at the Piano” with the Aberdeen University and Community Symphony conducted by Robert Vodnoy, featuring the Totentanz for piano and orchestra, and the Second Piano Concerto of Liszt, as well as Liszt’s solo piano transcriptions of music by Paganini and Berlioz. Read More>>
November 18, 2011, 5:30-7:00pm Civic Center, Rushmore Hall, Rapid City, SD The Festival of Trees, annual gala banquet sponsored by Behavior Management Systems with special solo piano holiday music by Dakota Pianist
November 27, 2011, 3:00pm Black Hills Piano Gallery, Tuscany Square, Rapid City, SD Special 200th birthday tribute to Franz Liszt, featuring a selection of his original works and some rarely heard transcriptions from the symphonic, song and concerto literature
December 11, 4:00pm and 7:00pm Christmas With The Classical Masters, First Methodist Church, Rapid City, SD. Music by Tchaikowsky, Liszt, Chopin, Kartsonakis and others. Benefit concert for Youth & Family Services. Seating is limited..please contact Connie Olson at 342-4195 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 24, 2012, 7:30pm Huron Symphony Orchestra, Fine Arts Center, 939 Ohio Avenue SW, Huron, SD "Piano Concerti by Organists" featuring J.S. Bach's Concerto in F Minor and Cesar Franck's Symphonic Variations, with Dakota Pianist as solost, conducted by Robert Vodnoy.
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Saturday, January 7, 2012, 8:00pm Black Hills Symphony Orchestra Chamber Music Party, 1710 West Boulevard, Rapid City, SD, in aid of the Symphony.
January 29, 2012, 2:00pm Home Soiree, Custer, SD Monumenal Schubert, Schubert's Birthday Recital, featuring Sonata in A Minor Op. 143, Wanderer Fantasy, Posth.Sonata in C Minor - Reserve your seats through the contact page; admission by donation (suggested $20 per person); seating is limited, book now! Gluten Free snacks and non-alcoholica beverages served. Directions forwarded upon your RSVP.
Thursday, February 23, 2012, 12:00 Noon Solo Recital, Weber Music Hall, 1151 University Drive, University of Minnesota, Duluth campus, 1201 Ordean Court (Humanities Building) Music by Soler, Schubert, Schubert/Liszt and
Paganini/Liszt. Concert is free and open to public.
Thursday, February 23, 2012, 1:00pm Piano Master Class, Weber Music Hall, University of Minnesota, Duluth campus, 1201 Ordean Court. Concert is free and open to public.
April 28, 2012 BHSU Spearfish, SD Adjudication at the Black Hills Area Music Teachers' Association annual festival, Meier Hall, Black Hills State University, Spearfish
July 8-14, 2012, Teaching and performing at the International Music Camp, North Dakota/Manitoba
July 21-22, 2012 Recording sessions for Schubert: Monuments and Miniatures and Dakota Pianist Plays AMERICANA
Saturday, January 12, 2013, 8:00pm (arrive between 700pm and 800pm), 8003 Pioneer Circle, Rapid City, South Dakota Black Hills Symphony Orchestra Chamber Music Party, RSVP to 348-4676 or BHSO@rapidnet.com Seating is limited--first 25 people to RSVP by January 11 will be admitted. Suggested minimum donation of $25 per person, in aid of the Symphony Eugene Gienger will perform music by Sinding, William Wieland, Scriabin, Prokofieff and Sousa (transcribed by Horowitz)
February 10, 2013, 2:00pm SOLO RECITAL at Mueller Civic Center, Hot Springs, SD. "Music by Beethoven, Soler, Schubert, Liszt and others, featuring the WORLD PREMIERE performance of South Dakota composer Dr. William Wieland's Eurydice and Orpheus (2012), dedicated to Eugene Gienger."
March 3, 2013, 4:30pm St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Salem, Oregon Solo Recital by Dakota Pianist, featuring music by Soler, Schubert, Liszt, and hymn transcriptions by Dino Kartsonakis
March 17, 2013 4:00 pm, 188 Shooting Star Lane, Custer, SD - STUDENT RECITAL, featuring music by Gretchaninoff, Tchaikowsky, Soler, Beethoven, Prokofieff, MacDowell, Arndt, Gottschalk, Wieland and Sousa...RSVP by Friday March 15th to 605-673-3316.
March 23, 2013, 10:00am - 5:00pm Schoppert's Piano Gallery, Sioux Falls, SD. Judging of the Second Annual Grand Piano Competition. 7:00 pm Performance at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 300 South Minnesota (11th & Minnesota), Sioux Falls, SD. Music by Soler, Scriabin and Sousa.