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Mother Earth / Becky Billock, piano

Classical

A walk in the forest, a mountain stream, a dog chasing squirrels, a polar bear sauntering across the ice--all these and more are explored in the solo piano performance “Mother Earth." Sure to ignite the imagination, the program will feature a premiere of "Sounds of a Fjord" by Norwegian composer Kaja Bjørntvedt. Don’t miss this musical and poetic journey through earth’s spectacular landscapes. Becky Billock, a Pittsburgh-based piano soloist, recording artist, and chamber musician is touted as "an unforgettable listening experience." (Fanfare Magazine) Program includes works by Amy Beach, Marion Bauer, Henry Cowell, Edvard Grieg, Karen Tanaka, Bonnie McLarty, Elisenda Fabregas, Patrick Burke, Germaine Tailleferre, Robert Schultz, Katherine Hoover, Gwyneth Walker, and Kaja Bjørntvedt. Full bio, pictures, program notes, and more can be found at www.beckybillock.org