January 27, 2020
Award-winning pianist Richard Dowling will perform on Sunday, February 23 at 3 p.m. at Chestnut Hill College’s Steinway Artist Concert, a highly anticipated annual tradition featuring piano recitals from the world’s most renowned artists. The concert is free and open to the public, but seating is limited due to high public interest.
Acclaimed by audiences for his elegant and charismatic style of pianism, Richard Dowling is an award-winning pianist that appears regularly throughout the world in orchestral performances, solo recitals and chamber music collaborations. He been hailed by The New York Times as an “especially impressive fine pianist” and became the first pianist in history to perform publicly the complete cycle of Scott Joplin’s esteemed piano works in 2017.
The Steinway concert series began in 2012 and features pianists selected to perform exclusively on a Steinway piano. Often labelled as one of the “Big Four” piano manufacturers in existence, Steinway is an award-winning American-German company that makes pianos of the highest quality. Chestnut Hill College is designated as an All-Steinway School, an honor bestowed upon educational institutions whose piano collection comprises no less than 90 percent of Steinways.
Sunday, Feb. 23 at 3 p.m.
Chestnut Hill College
East Parlor of Saint Joseph Hall
9601 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118