Music Department Events

Oct 5

Faculty Recital: Matthew McCright, piano

Friday, October 5th, 2018
8:00 – 9:30 pm / Applebaum Recital Hall
Matthew McCright performs a program of music titled “There and Back Again”

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 Matthew McCright performs a program of music titled “There and Back Again” --new music that traverses, breaks, loops, and tips the hat to the iconic music of American blues, jazz, and musical theater; showcasing the CD release of What is Left Behind and featuring the world premiere of Sean Friar’s Elastic Loops 2018 along with works of Sondheim, Bresnick, Opel, Mazzariello, Mazzoli, Moya, Rakowski, and Willie Dixon.


Matthew McCright 2018

American pianist Matthew McCright has performed extensively throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and the South Pacific as piano soloist and chamber musician. He has thrilled audiences and critics alike with imaginative programming that places the greatest piano repertoire alongside the music of today’s most innovative composers. A native of Pennsylvania, McCright now resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is a member of the piano faculty of Carleton College. An accomplished recording artist, McCright has released five solo recordings on innova, Centaur, and Albany Records. He is represented by Proper Canary Artist Services.

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