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Every music student at the University of South Florida will soon be playing Steinway pianos as USF has joined Julliard, The Yale School of Music, and over one hundred other institutions as “All-Steinway Schools.” This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM keys in on this multi-million dollar effort that’s helping USF music students tune up their skills.
Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM
Television - Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week
Dr. Ron Jones, Dean of the USF College of the Arts, says the inspiration for USF becoming an All-Steinway School came to USF President Dr. Judy Genshaft from a Sunday morning news program.
Leah Dodds & Agnieszka Zick, USF first year Master’s students in Piano Performance, talk about the benefits of practicing and playing on a Steinway.
A performance of Liszt’s Second Hungarian Rhapsody on a pair of Steinway pianos by Leah, Agnieszka & fellow first year Master’s student Jana Ceteleva, along with Miroslava Panayotova, a USF graduate who’s now teaching at the School of Music.
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