PROCHAZKA TRIBUTE RECITAL
David Eggert Cello Janet Scott Hoyt Piano
Sunday, February 10, 2019
$35 Adult | $25 Senior [65+] | $10 Student | Ticket / Subscription Information
David Eggert is an international prize-winning cellist who began playing at age three. After studying with Tanya Prochazka for 13 years, he went on to the New England Conservatory, McGill University, the Mozarteum and the Music Academy in Basel, mentored by artists such as Clemens Hagen, Matt Haimovitz, Heinrich Schiff, Rainer Schmidt and Anner Bylsma. Since 2015 he has taught cello, chamber music and interpretation of contemporary music as a professor at the University of the Arts in Bern, Switzerland and is a member of the Lassus String Quartet. davideggert.com
Janet Scott Hoyt is an Alberta-born pianist with a wealth of experience on the concert stage and in the teaching studio. Active as a chamber musician and collaborative pianist, performances have taken her across North America and Europe, including three decades with The Banff Centre, where she performed each summer with many of the world’s finest musicians. Janet Scott Hoyt was named to the piano faculty at the University of Alberta in 1998 and retired in 2014.
Bach: Unaccompanied Suite
Mendelssohn: Variations Op. 17