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Grant Event – Ornamentation & Performance Practice: Domenico Scarlatti’s Remarkable Keyboard Sonatas
February 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Local Contact: For more information and Zoom access please contact Rosanne Smith. Program Description: Dr. Cooper will present a journeyRead More
Presenting District: Linn-Benton
Presenter: Dr. Matt CooperRead Presenter Bio
Dr. Cooper earned his Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. He has done extensive study in the Taubman approach at the Golandsky Institute and Princeton University, and has studied Tango music in Buenos Aires. A former prizewinner in the Thelonious Monk and Great American Jazz Piano competitions, he is the author of “Duke Ellington: A Study in Styles.”
Dr. Cooper has adjudicated many piano festivals and competitions and has performed numerous solo recitals, chamber recitals, and concerto appearances throughout the Northwest. He has recorded four jazz and classical CDs and is in frequent demand throughout the Northwest as a performer, adjudicator, clinician and presenter.
Program Description: Dr. Cooper will present a journeyRead More