Conference Artist -Florida State Music Teachers Association
Piano Recital and Masterclass
Nyaho Garcia Duo @ Colorado State Music Teachers Conference
Friday, June 3, 11:00am
Keynote address: Fire the Canon - Heralding a New Era of Inclusion in the 21st Century by Susanna Garcia and William Chapman Nyaho
Friday, June 3, 7:30pm Recital: Nyaho/Garcia Duo
Program includes works by Eleanor Alberga, Thomas H. Kerr, Jr., Astor Piazzolla and Leonard Bernstein.
Saturday, June 4, 10:00am
Session: Expanding Our Repertoire Choices: Piano Music of Africa and the African Diaspora by William Chapman Nyaho
Saturday, June 4, 1:30pm Masterclass
With Susanna Garcia and William Chapman Nyaho, showcasing student performances of solo and duo/duet works by diverse (BIPOC, women and underrepresented) composers.
Skidmore College, NY
Lecture-Recital Piano Music by composers of African descent
Robert Jordan Piano Festival
William Chapman Nyaho will be featured in the festival’s first session, “In and Out of Africa: Exploring Piano Music of Africa and its Diaspora,” on Monday, April 12, at 7 p.m. Dr. Nyaho, who teaches at Pacific Lutheran University, will discuss the diversity of styles of piano music, the influences of traditional musical forms, such as dance, jazz and blues, as well as Western European compositional practices on compositions in Africa and African diaspora.
Nyaho/Garcia Duo MTNA Conference Artists
William Chapman Nyaho and pianist Susanna Garcia create fascinating programs that not only entertain but educate diverse audiences. They will be performing two piano works by Eleanor Alberga, Thomas Kerr and Carlos Guastavino