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The Long Road Home: A Pianist’s American Journey

May 2 at 4:00 pm

Lara Downes guides us through her professional trajectory as a classical American pianist. Learn how she defines her career, chooses her repertoire, and keeps her work mission-focused. Ms Downes is a trailblazing performer, Billboard Chart-topping recording artist, and sought-after producer, curator, activist, and arts advocate. She is also the creator and curator of Rising Sun Music, a recording series that sheds light on the music and stories of Black composers, and is the host of AMPLIFY with Lara Downes, a video series from NPR Music that engages visionary Black musicians and artists in discussions about important contemporary topics. This lecture will be interactive.

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May 2
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4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
314 S. Park St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007 United States
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(269) 349-7775
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