Miami Piano Students Present Recital Series as Part of Service-Learning Project

Miami Piano Students

Pictured in the photo are: First row from left to right: Heather Merhout, Vi Vien Wong, Jia Sin Hon, Athena Li, Pui Yee Lee, Dr. Siok Lian Tan. Second row from left to right: Cindy Wang, Evan Danielson, Joseph Ivan, DJ Cleavinger, Ray Lei, Connor Wainwright

The piano students of Dr. Siok Lian Tan from the Department of Music at Miami University are presenting a lecture/recital series titled "Tickling the Ivories" as part of a service-learning project for the Miami University Institute for Learning in Retirement. The recitals include piano works by Bach, Bartok, Beethoven, Chopin, Copland, Debussy, Gershwin, Grieg, Liszt, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninoff, Schumann, and Scriabin.

There are four recitals in the series on Wednesdays, April 1, 8, 15, and 22 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Oxford Community Arts Center. This year marks the eighth year that the piano studio has performed the series with sponsorship by the Oxford Community Arts Center. The Oxford Community Arts Center provides, celebrates and promotes a diverse array of cultural and arts programming, performances and exhibits in Oxford, OH.

About the Institute for Learning in Retirement at Miami University

The Institute for Learning in Retirement at Miami University promotes opportunities for individuals 50 and older to enrich their lives as they explore areas within science, the arts, society, technology, literature, languages, business, economics, and other subjects of interest. In addition, opportunities are presented to become acquainted with community needs and to link individual talents and interests to those needs. For additional information visit the Institute for Learning in Retirement webpage.