Monday, June 28, 2010

Rush Hour Concert Series w/ Mary Ann Hoberman

Tuesday, July 13, 5:45 PM

Robert Schumann: Kinderszenen, Op. 15 (“Scenes from Childhood”) with Children’s Poet Laureate Mary Ann Hoberman and Pianist Kuang-Hao Huang
Rush Hour Concert Series
St. James Cathedral
65 East Huron Street
Free admission

A performance featuring Children’s Poet Laureate Mary Ann Hoberman, accompanied by acclaimed pianist Kuang-Hao Huang in a program combining poetry and music.

Mary Ann Hoberman is the author of over 40 children’s books and has won the National Book Award, the National Council of Teachers of English Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children, a Society of School Librarians International Best Book award, and a National Parenting Publications Awards gold medal, among other accolades.

Kuang-Hao Huang is a pianist and teacher. As a soloist, he has performed with the New World Symphony Orchestra, the Elgin Symphony Orchestra and has been heard on Chicago’s WFMT-FM. Huang serves on the adjunct faculties of the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University, Concordia University Chicago and the Merit School of Music.