Stambaugh hosts organ-piano concert

Girard native Edward Alan Moore will be part of a piano-organ concert Sunday at Stambaugh Auditorium.

Moore will be joined by pianist Nathan Carterette for a concert that will feature the two musicians playing solo and together.

Moore is organist / music director at East Liberty Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh. He received his doctorate in organ performance from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, his master’s degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and his bachelor’s degree in music and religion from Grove City College. Moore has performed in the Millennium Stage concert series at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., as well as venues nationwide.

Carterette studied at Yale University. He will spend the spring performing Bach’s “Goldberg Variations” on tour with performances in Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Iowa and Missouri. He has performed at universities such as Kent State, Radford, Carnegie Mellon and Baldwin Wallace Conservatory as well as the Berklee School of Music in Boston and the Cleveland Institute of Music. He has also performed in iconic venues in Munich and Hamburg, Germany.

Sunday’s concert will feature works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Franz Liszt, Louis Vierne, and Maurice Ravel. They will close their performance with Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue,” which was originally composed for solo piano and symphony orchestra.

The concert starts at 4 p.m. Sunday at Stambaugh, 1000 Fifth Ave., Boardman. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens and are available at the Stambaugh box office and by calling 330-259-0555.