Dr. Charles Badami Piano Recital at Schmitt Music Kansas City

Join us for a “Guest Artist Recital by Dr. Charles Badami, piano” at Schmitt Music Kansas City! Performance repertoire will include pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach and Frederic Chopin.

Saturday, March 15 at 2pm at Schmitt Music Kansas City

To RSVP or for more information, please call 913-663-4756 or .


Watch Dr. Badami perform Chopin’s Etude C-sharp minor, Op 10 No 4:

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Biography: Charles Badami is currently Instructor of Music and Collaborative Pianist at Northwest Missouri State University, where he works with student pianists, the university choirs, vocal and instrumental studios, collaborates with the other faculty and teaches various music courses, such as Enjoyment of Music and Class Piano. He completed the Doctor of Music in Piano Performance and Collaborative Arts degree at Northwestern University’s School of Music in Evanston, IL, where he studied with Sylvia Wang and Elizabeth Buccheri.

Dr. Badami’s experience includes being a frequent and welcomed performer with the Musica da Camera orchestra, serving as the coach/accompanist for Eugene Opera, the conducting masterclass pianist for the Oregon Bach Festival with Helmuth Rilling, rehearsal pianist with the Chicago Symphony Chorus under Duain Wolfe, and faculty for the FIMEL festival of Spanish and Latin American music in Lawrence, KS with Teresa Berganza. He continues to be active as a teacher, piano soloist and accompanist, vocal coach and chamber musician.


PROGRAM:

Partitia in E minor   Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

  • Toccata
  • Allemanda
  • Corrente
  • Air
  • Sarabande
  • Tempo di Gavotta
  • Gigue

Etudes, Op. 25   Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)

  • 1. A-flat major
  • 2. F minor
  • 3. F major
  • 4. A minor
  • 5. E minor
  • 6. G-sharp minor
  • 7. C-sharp minor
  • 8. D-flat major
  • 9. G-flat major
  • 10. B minor
  • 11. A minor
  • 12. C minor