Barry Salwen, piano
W.A. Mozart | Piano Concerto No. 24
Johannes Brahms | Symphony No. 2
Dr. Barry Salwen is an international concert pianist, giving performances and master classes in the U.S., Europe, Israel, and Asia. Barry received his bachelor, master and doctoral degrees from the Juilliard School, and the Diploma with Highest Honors from the Vienna Academy of Music in Austria. Among his nine CDs is the first recording of the complete piano music of the American master Roger Sessions; he is the first artist to record all of these works.
Dr. Salwen has presented papers at regional, national, and international music conferences and gave two weeks of master classes at the Shanghai Conservatory in China. As the recipient of a prestigious Fulbright Scholars Grant, he gave a semester's seminar at the Music Conservatory in Freiburg, Germany, one of the leading music institutions in the country. His annual master classes at UNCW have been attended by students from all over eastern North Carolina.
Dinner Discount Program
Several area restaurants are partnering with the Wilmington Symphony to provide ticket holders with a 10% discount on the night of the performance. The discount applies to food only purchased before or after the concert upon presentation of a valid ticket or ticket stub. Some partners require advance reservations. We are grateful for the support of these restaurants with this season's "WSO Dinner Discount Program":
Blackfinn Ameripub, Brent's Bistro, Cape Fear Seafood Company, Elijah's Restaurant, Fat Tony's Italian Pub, and Grand Cru Lumina Station