Jan. 1, 2016

Contact: Michele Abba
805-756-2406; mabba@calpoly.edu

Pianist W. Terrence Spiller to Perform Benefit Recital Jan. 8 at Cal Poly

SAN LUIS OBISPO — Pianist and Cal Poly Music Department Chair W. Terrence Spiller will give a benefit recital at 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, in the Spanos Theatre on campus.

Spiller's program will start with two sonatas by Ludwig van Beethoven: the Sonata in F Major, Op. 10 No. 2, followed by the Sonata in D major, Op. 28, also known as “The Pastorale.

The second half of the program will begin with Francis Poulenc’s “Les Soirées de Nazelles” and will conclude with five préludes from Sergei Rachmaninov’s Préludes Op. 23 and Op. 32. 

Tickets are $9 for students and $14 for the public. Proceeds will benefit the Cal Poly Music Department Scholarship Fund.

Pricing includes all Performing Arts Center fees, and event parking is sponsored by the PAC. Tickets are sold at the Cal Poly Ticket Office between noon and 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. To order by phone, call SLO-4TIX (756-4849). 

The Music Department offers a 10 percent discount to patrons who buy season tickets to four of its events through the Cal Poly Ticket Office; a 15 percent discount is given on tickets to five or more events.

The concert is sponsored by Cal Poly’s College of Liberal Arts and Music Department. For more information, call the Music Department at 805-756-2406.

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