News Music or a Sunday Afternoon presents Benjamin Hochman, February 19
MARLBORO, VT – (February, 2, 2012) – Marlboro College will present a concert by pianist Benjamin Hochman on Sunday, February 19, at 3:00 pm in Ragle Hall. The concert, part of Marlboro’s Music for a Sunday Afternoon series, is free and open to the public.
Winner of 2011’s prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant, Hochman will perform works by Bartók, Schubert, Jorg Widmann and Brahms in this afternoon concert. Hochman has achieved widespread acclaim for his thoughtful performances as an accomplished orchestral soloist, recitalist and chamber musician. He has performed with numerous symphonies and orchestras in the United States and his native Israel, as well as with many music festivals throughout North America and Europe. He is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music and the Mannes College of Music, and is associate professor of piano at East Carolina University.
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Marlboro College has offered undergraduate education in the liberal arts for 60 years, with 300 undergraduate students enjoying an 8:1 student-faculty ratio, a voice in governing the community and individualized courses of study on a 300-acre campus in the hills of southern Vermont. Marlboro College Graduate School offers master's degree programs for working adults in the areas of education, internet technologies, health care administration, non-profit administration and an MBA in Managing for Sustainability, with courses designed around small classes at the downtown Brattleboro campus complemented by online work and close collaboration.