5.11.16   Schubert’s Die schöne Müllerin with tenor, Mark Mowry. 7:30p, UW - Eau Claire - Gantner Concert Hall –– Event Cancelled
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Owen Lovell, piano

Pianist Owen Lovell has appeared as a soloist and critically acclaimed chamber musician in fifteen U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Canada, Mexico, and the Netherlands. Commercial releases include tracks with rock musician Kip Winger (2008, Frontiers Records) and ASCAP award–winning composer Randall Bauer (2016, Albany Records). Owen has performed in live broadcasts on Wisconsin Public Radio and Austin, Texas NPR affiliate, KUT–FM. He has worked with many prizewinning composers, most notably Lowell Liebermann, Michael Torke, Samuel Adler, Joan Tower, Dan Welcher, Eric Ewazen, David Maslanka, Denis Smalley, and Roberto Sierra. Owen maintains professional two–piano collaborations and performs as “Duo Paradox” with violinist Lynn Ledbetter on a regular basis, delighting audiences in settings ranging from rural community churches to the Kennedy Center.

Dr. Lovell earned his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in piano performance from the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University, and holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin. His principal instructors included Boris Slutsky, Dr. Betty Mallard, Gregory Allen, and Julian Martin. Owen is an MTNA Nationally Certified Teacher of Music, having served actively on the executive board of its state and local affiliates, and is frequently in demand as a clinician and adjudicator.

Appointed in the fall of 2016, Dr. Lovell is currently an Assistant Professor of Music and coordinates the keyboard area at Georgia College, the state’s designated public liberal arts university. Additionally, he is the piano review editor and regular contributor to Larry Fine’s Acoustic and Digital Piano Buyer (www.pianobuyer.com), the standard consumer reference for piano shoppers. He previously served on the keyboard faculties of the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, the University of Texas - San Antonio, and Texas State University.

 

 

Upcoming Performances

5.11.16   Event Cancelled
Schubert’s Die schöne Müllerin
with tenor, Mark Mowry
UW – Eau Claire, Gantner Concert Hall
7:30p, free admission

2.28.16
CD Release Concert
with Wilhelmina Smith, cello and James Garlick, violin
works by Randall Bauer
Mairs Concert Hall, Macalester College
3:30p

2.14.16
Duo Paradox performance
works by Debussy, Schumann, Prokofiev, Schubert
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall, Texas State University
2:00p

2.12.16
Duo Paradox performance
works by Debussy, Schumann, Prokofiev, Schubert
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
LSU School of Music - Recital Hall, 7:30p

11.22.15
Faculty recital with Dr. Michael Shults, saxophone
Phillips Recital Hall, free admission
7:30p

10.20.15
Pre-CD Release Concert
with Wilhelmina Smith, cello and James Garlick, violin
works by Randall Bauer
Phillips Recital Hall, free admission
7:30p
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5.14.15
Schubert's "Winterreise"
with guest artist, David Small, baritone
Gantner Concert Hall, free admission
7:30p
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3.15.15
Faculty recital with oboist, Christa Garvey
works by Poulenc and others
Phillips Recital Hall, free admission
2:00p

2.19.15
Solo recital
works by Chopin, Shostakovich, Schubert, and Chiayu Hsu
Phillips Recital Hall, free admission
7:30p