Pianist Dean Kramer to play at Linfield

Prize-winning pianist Dean Kramer will perform an all-Chopin recital Monday, Oct. 11, at 3 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College.

Kramer was one of the few pianists to have received lessons from the great Vladimir Horowitz, and has worked with legendary artists such as Arthur Rubinstein and Gina Bachauer. Kramer is a prize winner at the International Chopin Competition in Warsaw, Poland, and has performed as a concerto soloist, recitalist and chamber musician in the United States as well as internationally. He was chosen by the United States Information Agency to represent the United States as an Artistic Ambassador to Hungary, Romania, Malta and Egypt. Kramer has appeared as a soloist with renowned groups such as the Vermeer Quartet, the Broyhill Chamber Ensemble and the Russian River Chamber Players. Kramer has been a member of the piano faculty at the University of Oregon since 1983.

This performance is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Linfield Music Department at 503-883-2275.