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Pianoforte with Les Downs

Sunday, February 19, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Museum and Biltmore UMC members: $8 + tax ($7 children); non-members: $16 + tax ($15 children)

Dr. Leslie Downs is active as both a solo and a collaborative pianist. He has performed in solo, lieder, chamber, and choral concerts throughout the United States and in Canada. He has also served as music director for regional musical theatre productions. For 16 years he worked as a freelance pianist/teacher/vocal coach in New York City. He currently serves as Music Director for the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Asheville.

Today’s program will include works by Joseph Haydn, Manuel de Falla, Charles Tomlinson Griffes, Claude Debussy, Alexander Scriabin, and Isaac Albéniz.


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Asheville Art Museum
Biltmore United Methodist Church
376 Hendersonville Road
Asheville, NC 28803 United States
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