Saturday, May 12
M. Steinert & Sons Performance Center Hall
1245 Worcester Street
Natick, MA 01760
You are cordially invited to join M. Steinert & Sons for an evening of “musical moments” with renowned pianist Dr. Sarah Tocco. Dr. Tocco will be performing pieces from Schubert and Rachmaninoff.
Six Moments Musicaux, Op. 94 Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
No. 1 in C Major
No. 2 in A flat Major
No. 3 in F minor
No. 4 in C sharp Minor
No. 5 in F minor
No. 6 in A flat Major
Six Moments Musicaux, Op. 16 Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943)
No. 1 in B flat minor
No. 2 in E flat minor
No. 3 in B minor
No. 4 in E minor
No. 5 in D flat Major
No. 6 in C Major
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Since the successful debut at Carnegie Weill Recital Hall in New York as an accompanist, Dr. Sarah Tocco has maintained an active concert career both as a soloist and an ensemble pianist. As a concerto competition winner, she has performed with California State University Symphony in Los Angeles and Moor Park College Symphony in California. She has collaborated with numerous chamber and vocal ensembles throughout the New England area as well as in New York, California and around the world. Dr. Tocco also received a full two year scholarship to the Manchester Music Festival, by invitation of internationally renowned pianist, Eugene List.
Dr. Tocco has had concert tours in multiple foreign countries including Brazil, Cuba, Russia, Vietnam, Italy, Jamaica and as well as in the US as both accompanist and soloist. Her recent performances in the US include an appearance at Newport Contemporary Music Series and a solo pianist with Choral Arts Society orchestra in a performance of Beethoven Choral Fantasy, among others.
Her teachers are Mr. Boaz Sharon at Boston University and world-renowned teacher, Constance Keene, Don Alexander-Feder and Marc Silverman at Manhattan School of Music in New York.
Currently, Dr. Tocco is a faculty member at Indian Hill Music Center and Winchester School of Music and serves as a Music Director of the First Parish Westwood.