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The World and Music of Chopin

June 10, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

**We have limited seats available for a live-audience viewing of this program.  Pre-registration is required.  If you would like to attend in person at Hill Hall, please email us at or call our office at 919-962-1544.  Due to UNC Policies, face masks are required throughout the program.  **

featuring Robert Buxton, Lecturer in Piano, Department of Music

Frédéric François Chopin set the bar for all pianist composers of the Romantic era. His etudes, waltzes, and other compositions are familiar to many, but what are some of the stories behind their creation and what are the keys to understanding what made Chopin so special? Piano maestro Robert Buxton will perform his pieces and discuss the life and art of the man whose name is nearly synonymous with his instrument.

Virtual Summer Music series

Join us this summer for our virtual “learning and listening” events combining commentary and performance. It’s the perfect mix of education and entertainment!  These programs are virtual events and take place Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30 pm. Tuition is $15, which includes “admission” to the event in real time (with live Q&A) as well as access to the recorded program to watch at your leisure for up to 2 weeks after posting.


Register here or call us at 919.962.1544.

Co-Sponsored by the General Alumni Association.

For information about GAA discounts and other scholarships available to Humanities Program participants, click here.


June 10, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm