Pianist Charles Fugo to perform First Tuesday concert, Feb. 5
FLORENCE, S.C. – Pianist Charles Fugo will perform in concert Tuesday, Feb. 5, as part of Francis Marion University’s First Tuesday Chamber Music Series.
The performance will be at 8 p.m. in the Hyman Fine Arts Center’s Kassab Recital Hall. Admission is free and open to the public.
Fugo is a professor of music at the University of South Carolina and a member of the American Arts Trio. Fugo has been a member of the music faculty since 1972, where he teaches piano, supervises the accompanying program and is coordinator of the piano division. He has performed with several orchestras and has appeared frequently on statewide educational radio and TV programs.
He received his bachelor’s degree at Oberlin Conservatory and his master’s and doctoral degrees at Indiana University. He studied at the Akademie des Mozarteums in Salzburg, Austria. His teachers include Joseph Schwartz, Winfried Wolf, Abbey Simon and Jorge Bolet, with chamber music study under Menahem Pressler of the Beaux Arts Trio.
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