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Gilbert Kalish: world renowned pianist coming to Butler

BY: MARIA LEICHY, STAFF REPORTER   World-renowned pianist Gilbert Kalish will play at Butler University as the featured artist for a recital put on by the Indiana Music Teachers Association. This recital is part of the association’s state conference, which has not been held at Butler since 2004. Kalish will perform Friday at 8 p.m.

Boyd to play monumental piano piece

On Sept. 4, Butler University’s Kate Boyd will be performing the renowned “Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano” by American composer John Cage in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Cage’s birth. Boyd, the head of the piano department in the Jordan College of Fine Arts, spent her semester-long sabbatical last spring mastering the piece.