Sunday, March 1, 2015

Classical Concert by Patrick Hawkins with Jean Hein, April 16, 7:30 pm, during Vista Nights/First Thursday

Classical Concert by Patrick Hawkins with Jean Hein
April 16, 7:30 pm
during Vista Nights/Third Thursday

Columbia musician and music teacher Patrick Hawkins will perform on a Christopher Ganer square piano, built in London c. 1790, the following:

Sonata in F minor, K. 238       
Sonata in F minor, K. 239, Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)

Sonata in B-flat Major, Giovanni Antonio Matielli (1733-ca. 1805)
     Allegro moderato
     Alla Polacca

Sonata in G Major, Giovanni Antonio Matielli
     Minuetto - Trio - Minuetto

Sonata in D minor, K. 213, Domenico Scarlatti
Sonata in D Major, K. 430

Sonata in G Major; Op. 4, No. 2 for pianoforte and recorder, Muzio Clementi (1752-1832)
     Andantino (Tempo Di Menuetto)

Sonata in B-flat Major for recorder and basso continuo, Anna Amalia Von Preussen (1723-1787)
     Allegro ma non troppo 

Jean Hein from Columbia Baroque will be joining Dr. Hawkins on the compositions by Clementi and Von Preussen with a Baroque recorder.

Patrick Hawkins
Patrick Hawkins holds degrees in performance from the Peabody Conservatory at Johns Hopkins University, East Carolina University, and Arizona State University. Post-graduate studies in music education were taken at California State University, Los Angeles, and at the University of Washington, Seattle. His major teachers have included Janette Fishell, Peggy Haas Howell, Kimberly Marshall, and Carole Terry (organ); Shirley Mathews, and Webb Wiggins (harpsichord); and Shuko Watanabe and Joseph Rackers (piano). In 1993 Dr. Hawkins made his European debut at the Cambridge Summer Recitals. He has regularly returned to Europe to perform in France and Germany, and in 2013 he was invited to lecture at the 2nd International Conference on Early Keyboard Music at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. In the United States, he has appeared as soloist at four regional conventions of the American Guild of Organists and in 2014 he performed a square piano recital for the National Conference of the Historic Keyboard Society of North America held at the National Music Museum in South Dakota. He has recorded music of Johann Sebastian Bach for Arkay Records and his recordings have been featured on National Public Radio. Dr. Hawkins lives and teaches in Columbia, SC.

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