NewsPress Release - September 15, 2000Marlboro College Presents First of Five Mozart Sonata Concerts
MARLBORO, VT - Sociology professor and violinist Jerry Levy teams with master pianist and music professor Luis Batlle to perform a program of Mozart sonatas at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 1, in Marlboro College's Whittemore Theater. This concert is the first of five in which the complete sonatas will be performed.
Batlle, who has taught music at Marlboro College since 1980, is a noted musician who studied under Wilhelm Kolischer in Montevideo, Uruguay; Yves Nat in Paris; and Rudolf Serkin in Philadelphia. Luis has been a regular participant in the Marlboro Music Festival since 1956. He travels abroad regularly to give concerts, lecture on music, and lead master classes.
A Marlboro College professor since 1976, Levy earned his B.A. from the University of Illinois and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the New School for Social Research. He formerly served as assistant professor of sociology at Adelphi University, and as president of the Community for Cultural Change.
The performance is free and open to the public. Whittemore Theater is fully accessible.
For more information, please call (802) 257-4333