Lincoln Arts Festival presents pianist Stephen Porter Friday, Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Mr. Porter will be playing Janáček, Franz Schubert, Lugwig van Beethoven, and John Field.
Stephen Porter has performed internationally as a soloist over the past 25 years, at venues that include the Norwegian Academy of Music in Oslo, the Gothenburg Academy of Music and Drama in Sweden, the Sala Villa-Lobos at the University of Rio de Janeiro, Albert Long Hall in Istanbul, LSO St. Luke’s with the Amadeus Orchestra of London, Sarajevo as the featured soloist of the Bosnia International Music Festival, the Malmö Academy of Music in Sweden, and the Rockefeller Foundation at Bellagio, Italy.
He is a four-time artist resident of the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris, and has had the privilege of performing and recording with two Grammy Award winning artists, mezzo-soprano Krista River and bass-baritone Dashon Burton. In the 2021-22 season he is Artist in Residence at Texas A&M Central University and Temple College. Mr. Porter is a graduate of Oberlin College and the New England Conservatory of Music. His primary teachers were Peter Takacs, Jacob Maxin, and Paul Doguereau, a protégé of Ravel.
Admission: $25. Location: Congregational Church of Boothbay Harbor, 125 Townsend Ave., Boothbay Harbor. Tickets are available at lincolnartsfestival.org or at the door 30 minutes prior to the performance. Limited seating and face masks required due to Lincoln County, Maine CDC Guidelines.
For more information, contact Lincoln Arts Festival at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207-633-3913.