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Faculty Artist: Lynn Ledbetter, violin with Hye-Gyung Ji, piano

When:
Friday, March 24, 2017 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where:
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall
Description:

Faculty Artist Series presents Lynn Ledbetter, violin with guest pianist, Hye-Gyung Ji
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Dr. Lynn F. Ledbetter, Professor of Violin, holds the Bachelor of Music Degree in Violin Performance from the University of Houston, and the Master of Music Degree in Violin Literature/Pedagogy and the Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Violin Performance from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Ledbetter has performed and continues to concertize as a soloist, a chamber musician, and an orchestral musician in several ensembles throughout the United States, Bulgaria, Turkey, Canada, China, Europe, and Mexico. In addition, she is in great demand as an adjudicator for various  concerto and chamber music competitions at the state, regional, national, and international levels.  She is the recipient of the prestigious 2016 Phyllis Young Studio Teacher of the Year Award given by the Texas Chapter of the American String Teachers Association, and she is affiliated as featured artist, teacher, and chamber music coach with the InterHarmony International Music Festival in Europe and MusicArtissimo International Music Festival in Bulgaria each summer.

Dr. HYE-GYUNG JI, a native of South Korea, holds the B.M. degree in Piano Performance from Chung-Ang University in South Korea, and both her M.M. in Piano Performance and D.M.A. in Piano Pedagogy from Texas Tech University.  She is Associate Professor of Piano at South Plains College in Levelland.  A winner of the Texas Tech University Symphony Orchestra Soloist Concerto Competitions, Dr. Ji was twice chosen as a piano soloist for “Excellence In Performance” by Pi Kappa Lambda in 2002 and 2005.  She is active as a performer of solo, lecture, and collaborative guest artist recitals in the United States, South Korea and Malaysia, and is in demand as a choir accompanist throughout the Northwest Texas region.  As a piano pedagogue, Dr. Ji has adjudicated Grace Hamilton Piano Festival at West Texas A&M University (2016), Young Artist Piano Competition at Texas State University (2013), LMTA Piano Performance Competition (2011), TMTA State Convention All-Star Festival (2005-2007), and National Guild of Piano Teachers Pastoral Festival (2003-2008). 

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  Fee-based parking is available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, across the street from the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Department Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Sponsor:
Contact:
Nancy Harris
Calendar:
School of Music
Categories:
Music
Audience:
Faculty, General Interest, Graduate Students, Staff, Undergraduate Students
Faculty Artist: Lynn Ledbetter, violin with Hye-Gyung Ji, piano