Acclaimed Cellist Marek Szpakiewicz Performing With Nadia Shpachenko


Acclaimed Cellist Marek Szpakiewicz Performing With Nadia Shpachenko
Nadia Shpachenko is an active soloist, chamber musician and faculty member at Cal Poly Pomona.

He has travelled the world gaining international acclaim, and on Jan. 31, cellist Marek Szpakiewicz will perform a special concert at Cal Poly Pomona.

Szpakiewicz will perform “Piano and Cello Duo Recital” with pianist Dr. Nadia

Shpachenko.

Born in Poland, Szpakiewicz has gone on to garner rave reviews performing as a soloist throughout Europe and the United States. Szpakiewicz's energy and command of his instrument has made fans of Yo-Yo Ma and Bobby McFerrin. He gained recognition in the United States after winning the 2003 Mu Phi Epsilon International Competition.

Shpachenko is an active soloist and chamber musician who recently joined the music faculty at Cal Poly Pomona. Born in Ukraine, she has performed extensively in solo recitals and orchestras throughout North America and Europe.

“Piano and Cell Duo Recital” begins at 8 p.m. in the Music Recital Hall. Tickets are $7.

For more information, call (909) 869-3554 or visit http://www.cpp.edu/mu.