By Sam Poe
Thursday, September 18, 2014 | 12:09 AM
The Winston County Arts Council is hosting a concert with Pianist Robert Cowan. The concert will be held Monday, September 22, 2014 at Lakeshore Inn at 6:00 p.m. Tickets for the event will be $15 each and will provide dinner and admission to the concert.
For over forty years, Robert Cowan has performed piano concerts. He travels with his 7-foot Hamburg Steinway to his engagements throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Additional concert tours have taken him to the Far East, Russia, Austria and Czechoslovakia.
Robert Cowan has studied with Joseph Raieff at Julliard (B.S. and M.S. Degrees), Cecile Genhart at the Eastman School of Music (D.M.A.), and with Harold Craxton as a Fulbright Scholar at the Royal Academy of Music (L.R.A.M.). Mr. Cowan has been duo-pianists-in-residence at the University of Montevallo in Montevallo, Alabama with his former wife, noted pianist Joan Yarbough, and an artist-faculty member at the Brevard Music Center in Brevard, North Carolina. He currently lives in Montevallo, Alabama and has a busy solo piano performance schedule.
The Winston County Arts Council currently provides arts supplies to all Winston County Schools as well as Haleyville City Schools. The council is made up of volunteers from across Winston County and is funded by donations and fundraisers.
For more information, contact any member of the Winston County Arts Council.