The Brevard Music Center in partnership with Brevard College will presents its First Mondays concert series at 12:30 p.m. on March 3 in Scott Concert Hall at the Porter Center for Performing Arts on the campus of Brevard College.
This concert is free and open to the public.
The program will feature Brevard Music Center artist faculty member and Babcock Professor of Piano at Converse College, Douglas Weeks, performing works by Scarlatti, Beethoven, Schumann, and Prokofiev.
Steinway Artist Douglas Weeks is Babcock Professor of Piano at Converse College. He has performed extensively throughout the Southeastern United States as well as in England, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Panama, both as soloist and as pianist in the Converse Trio. He has also performed solo recitals and duo recitals with Furman University violinist Thomas Joiner in thirteen countries in Africa,
the Middle East, and South Asia under the auspices of the US State Department. In the spring of 1999,
he taught for four months at the Conservatory of Music in Cairo asa Fulbright Senior Scholar, returning
in the Fall of 2004 and 2009 to teach at the Conservatory and at Helwan University as a Fulbright Senior
The series continues on April 7 with a concert by flutist Dilshad Posnock and pianist Sandra Shen.