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November 2019

MGS presents KAIA String Quartet

November 9 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
$15 – $30

For our November concert, we feature the string family with an all female string quartet based in Chicago. Celebrated for its ability to "beautifully blur the lines between, classical, Latin and world music” the Chicago-based KAIA String Quartet is an ensemble devoted to exposing audiences to the rich and colorful music of Latin America. KAIA recently completed their residency with WFMT, Chicago's classical radio station where they performed, curated, and exposed audiences to new ways of thinking about Latin American…

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January 2020

MGS presents Gordon Turk, organ

January 17, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
CHRIST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 410 Holden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
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$15 – $30

To celebrate the new year, MGS goes back to our roots to feature the one-of-a-kind Fisk Op. 82 organ housed at CUMC. A critically acclaimed concert organist, Gordon Turk has performed throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. He was winner of the John Cerevalo Prize for “Excellence in the performance of the music of J. S. Bach.” Dr. Turk travels nationally and internationally for concert performances, and has played in Carnegie Hall, NYC, the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia, and…

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February 2020

MGS presents Manasse/Nakamatsu Duo

February 7, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
CHRIST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 410 Holden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
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$15 – $30

Our celebratory Ingram Memorial Concert in February will feature this fantastic duo of clarinet and piano. Comprised of clarinetist Jon Manasse and pianist Jon Nakamatsu, two of America’s most distinguished artists, the Manasse/Nakamatsu Duo immediately established itself with a highly acclaimed 2004 performance in Boston. Subsequent coast-to-coast touring featured appearances on many of the country’s most prestigious series. Since 2006, the Duo has served as Artistic Directors of the renowned Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival, which celebrates 40 years in…

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March 2020

MGS presents Edie Johnson, organ

March 20, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
CHRIST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 410 Holden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
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$15 – $30

For our March concert, we once again feature the Fisk Op. 82 organ with a Greensboro native! Edie Johnson serves as Music Associate and Organist at Church Street United Methodist Church in Knoxville, TN. She is also an adjunct faculty member at University of Tennessee where she teaches private lessons and sacred music courses. A native of Greensboro, NC, Dr. Johnson began her organ training with Johnny Bradburn at Christ United Methodist Church. She has won prizes in many performance…

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April 2020

MGS presents ZOFO piano duet

April 17, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Well-Spring Theatre, 4100 Well Spring Drive
Greensboro, NC 27410 United States
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$15 – $30

Finishing out our Instrumental Voices season, we feature an exciting four-hand piano duo! Since joining forces as a professional duo in 2009, internationally acclaimed solo pianists Eva-Maria Zimmermann and Keisuke Nakagoshi—ZOFO duet—have electrified audiences from Carnegie Hall to Tokyo with their dazzling artistry and outside-the-box thematic programming for one-piano-four-hands. This Grammy-nominated, prize-winning Steinway Artist Ensemble—one of only a handful of duos worldwide devoted exclusively to piano duets—is blazing a bold new path for piano four hands groups by focusing on…

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