>> The Swarthmore College
Department of Music and Dance presents Brahms: The Complete Sonatas For Violin And Piano, featuring Barbara Govatos on violin and Marcantonio Barone
on piano, 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Lang Concert Hall on the Swartmore campus, 500 College Drive.
four decades of concertizing, Barone
has given solo recitals at the Metropolitan Museum
and at Weill Recital Hall
in New York, at the National Gallery
in Washington, D.C., on the recital series of the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
, at the Ravinia Festival and San Franciscos Midsummer Mozart Festival, at the Wigmore Hall in London, the Rachmaninoff Hall of the Moscow Conservatory
, and the Great Hall of the St. Petersburg Filarmoniya
, and in various cities in Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy, and Malta.
In the 1980s and 90s, he
frequently performed as soloist with major orchestras on four continents, in collaboration with such conductors as Sir Simon Rattle, Sergiu Comissiona, Leon Fleisher, Arthur Fiedler, Barry Tuckwell, Antonio de Almeida and Vladimir Ziva.
He is head of the piano department and assistant director of the Bryn Mawr Conservatory of Music, where he has taught since 1980.
He is also an Associate in Performance at Swarthmore College, where he teaches piano, keyboard musicianship, and chamber music.