Guest Artist Recital: Jeff Ziegler, cello, and Nicola Melville, piano
Music and Theatre Arts
Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts
Monday, October 14, 2013
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Campus Wide Events,Music and Theatre Arts
Jeffrey Zeigler, cello, and Dr. Nicola Melville, piano, will perform from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 14 in Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center.
Jeffrey Zeigler is a California native, who currently
resides in Brooklyn, N.Y. He holds a bachelor of
music degree from the Eastman School of Music at the University of Rochester and a master
of music degree from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University.
From 2002-03 Zeigler served as the cellist-in-residence at
Texas Christian University and this season will be a distinguished visiting professor
at the University of Oregon. He is
a regular contributor to the blog "CelloBello." This fall, Zeigler will also begin teaching
cello at the Mannes College The New School for Music in New York City.
Dr. Nicola Melville is a classical pianist and assistant
professor of music at Carlton College and is on the faculty of the
Chautauqua Summer Festival. Melville
received a bachelor of music from the Victoria University of Wellington (New
Zealand) and master of music and doctor of musical arts degrees as well as a performer's certificate from the Eastman
School of Music.
Melville has commissioned and premiered many works by
composers in the U.S. and her native New Zealand. Along with being an advocate
for new music, her ongoing interests include interdisciplinary performances
that combine music with other arts in live performance.
Photo caption::Jeffrey Zeigler and Dr. Nicola Melville