St. Louis Chapter Updates

Pianist Roman Rudnytsky Featured at St. Louis Chapter’s October 2021 Concert and Happy Hour Reception

The fall 2021 meeting of the St. Louis TCC Chapter will feature a concert by international concert pianist Roman Rudnytsky, followed by a happy hour reception. Here are the details:

  • Date: Saturday, Oct. 23
  • Time: 5 to 8 p.m.
  • Concert Venue: Lacefield Music, 112 Chesterfield Valley Dr, Chesterfield, Mo 63005
  • Reception: Mimi’s Bistro-Bakery, 17240 Chesterfield Airport Rd, Chesterfield, MO 63005
  • Concert Tickets and RSVP: Contact Charles Merkel, tccstl@yahoo.com

About the Artist: Roman Rudnytsky is an American concert Pianist of Ukrainian background whose performances have taken him all over the world. He is a graduate of the famous Juilliard School in New York, he has played in about 100 countries. Born in New York into a family of professional musicians, Roman Rudnytsky started the study of piano at age four and gave his first recital at age seven. He is prizewinner of 10 national and international piano competitions, including second prize in the International Leventritt Competition in NewYork – at the time, the most prestigious international competition for piano and violin in the USA. He has been soloist with many orchestras around the world, playing with them over 45 different works for piano and orchestra. He has also played many concerts in over 35 countries of P&O and Cunard ships to and from the UK. Roman Rudnytsky is currently “Professor Emeritus” of the Dana School of music of Youngstown (Ohio) State University, where he served on the piano and music faculty for 39 years.

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