Scandinavian pianist will perform in Forest City

Heather Jordon, Communications Director
4/12/2010
 

Elvekjaer, a native of Copenhagen, is one of Scandinavia's leading young pianists and Denmark's first Steinway Artist. He has won top prizes in some of Europe’s most prestigious international competitions and has performed widely around the world. Elvekjaer's d├ębut CD (music by Debussy, Ravel and Franck) was nominated as Best Solo Album in the 2007 Danish Music Awards, and was hailed as “an extraordinary release . . . performances radiant with talent” by Denmark’s foremost newspaper, Politiken.

For those who do not have a Waldorf Artist Series membership, tickets may be purchased at the door: $10 for adults and $5 for students. For more information, contact the Waldorf music department at 641-585-8177 or music@waldorf.edu.

This final performance in the 2009-10 Artist Series is possible because of the generous support of this season’s sponsors: Laila Bollinger D.D.S., Columbia Southern University, Forest City Chamber of Commerce, Manufacturers Bank & Trust, KIOW Radio, Titonka Savings Bank and Waldorf College.