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Piano Soloist Anton Nel to hold in-school presentation

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LIMA – Anton Nel, guest pianist for the Lima Symphony Orchestra will speak to students at St. Charles School on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. Mr. Nel will describe his life as a professional musician, answer questions and perform briefly for the students.

Mr. Nel will be the featured soloist at the Lima Symphony Orchestra’s Tides of Change concert on Saturday, February 13, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Civic Center. He will perform Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3.

A native of South Africa, Mr. Nel tours internationally as a recitalist, concert soloist, chamber musician and teacher. He is the head of Keyboard Studies at the University of Texas at Austin and is currently a Visiting Professor at the Manhattan School of Music in New York.

Mr. Nel’s in-school presentation is part of the Lima Symphony Orchestra’s continued commitment to music education and our close partnership with the area’s schools.