SILVAN NEGRUTIU AND SAMIR GOLESCU— PIANO CONCERT
Sunday, April 15, 4:00 p.m.
Internationally acclaimed pianist Silvan Negrutiu has performed concerts around the world, from Washington DC to Ireland, Bucharest, and Hong Kong. He appeared as soloist with prestigious orchestras including the Romanian Radio Chamber Orchestra, Alicante Philharmonic, George Enescu Philharmonic and Dublin Symphony Orchestra.
He currently resides in Decatur, Illinois, where he holds the position of Assistant Professor of Piano and Coordinator of Keyboard Studies at Millikin University.
Samir Golescu has been making beautiful music at University Place Christian Church in Champaign, Illinois since 1999. He received his Masters in Piano Performance and Doctor of Musical Arts both from the University of Illinois School of Music. Born and raised in Romania, Samir is an excellent teacher, giving private piano instruction as well as periodically teaching courses on the U of I campus.