From the Faraway Nearby at the American Cathedral in Paris, July 10

GastesiBezerraDuo The Piano Duo Gastesi-Bezerra will give the Paris premiere of my suite of pieces for piano four-hands From the Faraway Nearby, inspired by paintings by Georgia O’Keeffe at the American Cathedral in Paris on July 10.

Part of the concert series Les Arts Georges V, the concert program will also feature standard French works by Debussy and Poulenc and the French premieres of American works by Justin Rubin, Terry Winter Owens, and Marlene Woodward Cooper.

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CBG2_WPRKOriginally from New York, Charles Griffin returned to the U.S. in 2010 to take a position at Florida's Full Sail University as course director of Advanced Music Composition in their MPBS program, after spending 5 years living and working in Latvia. His compositions and arrangements have been performed at festivals and concert halls throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, Brazil, Cuba, and Puerto Rico.

He is also a radio show host on 91.5 WPRK FM. His show Zero Crossings incorporates live interviews with composers, conductors and performers with a focus on the local contemporary art music scene.

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