Piedmont Camerata to perform Aug. 30
Piedmont College’s artists-in-residence chamber ensemble, Piedmont Camerata, will present a free concert at 4pm on August 30, 2020, in the Chapel on the Demorest campus. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance will be limited and registration is required. Please visit our Fine Arts Event Guidelines webpage to learn more. The ensemble includes Heather Baird-Strachan, violin; Rachael Fischer, violin; Scott Garrett, viola; Ismail Akbar, cello; and Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi, piano. The performance will also include Bob Glass as commentator and host. The group will perform chamber music masterworks by Ludwig van Beethoven and Johannes Brahms. The Chapel, adjacent to the Conservatory of Music, is located at 922 Central Avenue in Demorest. More than 200 students or about 15% of the college’s undergraduate population participate in music academic programs, ensembles, and performances. The Conservatory of Music is an All-Steinway School.