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[Past Event] Rachmaninoff vs. Prokofiev

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The legendary Russian composers Sergei Prokofiev and Sergei Rachmaninoff spring back to life during four amazing dual sessions that will compare the musical languages of two fo the most enduring musicians from the first half of the 20th century. Dr. Todd Samra leads us through this illuminating examination of these musical heavyweights. Large scale works from the two will be compared, as well as piano literature and other genres, with an emphasis on concertized and symphonic examples.


Tuition: $45.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

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Mondays, Sept. 16, 23, 30; Oct. 7
*10:00am - noon* (4 sessions)


CSUMB at Ryan Ranch, 8 Upper Ragsdale Drive, Monterey


Todd Samra, D.A., is a musicologist, teacher, performer, composer, and arranger who earned his Doctor of Arts at Ball State University. Dr. Samra is well-regarded as one of the most dynamic lecturers on the Monterey Peninsula.