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Recital on San Bernardino Symphony Series

Sturges Center for the Fine Arts
780 North E Street
San Bernardino, CA 92410

GRAMMY® Award-winning pianist Nadia Shpachenko's performance showcases a hugely dramatic range delivered with remarkably expressive precision. Nadia curates a program featuring transformative dances, including rags and tangos, as well as pieces connected to the war in Ukraine. She will perform solo piano works by Scott Joplin, Dana Kaufman (a world premiere), Evgeni Orkin (a world premiere), Myroslav Skoryk, and Lewis Spratlan, a duet by Astor Piazzolla (3 Tangos), performed with SBSO conductor Anthony Parnther on bassoon, and a stunning new chamber work Invasion by Pulitzer-Prize winning composer Lewis Spratlan, for solo piano and SBSO's principal players, conducted by Anthony Parnther.

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Dances for Freedom

Cal Poly Pomona Music Recital Hall
3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768

Nadia Shpachenko, piano
Iris Shiotsuki, piano
Pat Posey, tubax (a modified contrabass saxophone developed in 1999 by Benedikt Eppelsheim)

Performing works by J. S. Bach, Paul Bonneau, Cécile Chaminade, Ignaz Friedman, Philip Glass, Scott Joplin, Lewis Spratlan, Evgeni Orkin, Astor Piazzolla, Myroslav Skoryk, Dana Kaufman, and Shelley Washington

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Phillip Clarke Memorial Concert

Cal Poly Pomona Music Recital Hall
3801 West Temple Ave., Bldg. 24
Pomona, CA 91768

Performances by Nadia Shpachenko and 15 Cal Poly Pomona piano students, featuring works by Ukrainian and American composers

With artists Iris Shiotsuki, Andy Langham, Tom Luer, and Mamoji Trio

Premieres by Zoltan Almashi, Eugene Astapov, Evgeni Orkin, and Madelyne Byrne.

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Recital and Workshop at UNLV

University of Nevada Las Vegas
Dr. Arturo Rando-Grillot Hall 4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154

Performances by Nadia Shpachenko and the Cal Poly Pomona Piano Ensemble, featuring works by Ukrainian and American composers, with guest artist Iris Shiotsuki.

Works by Zoltan Almashi, Eugene Astapov, Evgeni Orkin, Mykola Lysenko, Madelyne Byrne, Samara Rice, and Lewis Spratlan.

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Lowenthal’s Legend Recital

Music Academy of the West
Hahn Hall 1070 Fairway Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Solo Performance as part of a 90 minute program honoring the legendary pianist and teacher Jerome Lowenthal. Music Academy of the West in Santa Barbara, CA, 7 pm, sold out. I will perform the World Premiere of Dribble by Harold Meltzer and selections from Six Rags by Lewis Spratlan.

thumb - Solo performances at the Ussachevsky Memorial Festival of Electro-Acoustic Music

Solo performances at the Ussachevsky Memorial Festival of Electro-Acoustic Music

Pomona College
150 East 4th Street
Claremont, CA 91711

Selected works by Tom Flaherty and Christopher Cerrone from Shpachenko's upcoming soccer-inspired recording.

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"GOAT" Soccer-Inspired Solo Concert for Steinway & Sons Event

Noor Pasadena
300 E Colorado Blvd. #200
Pasadena, CA 91101

Solo Recital for Steinway & Sons Teacher Celebration event

Solo piano works from Shpachenko's upcoming soccer-inspired recording program of commissioned new works

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Recording soccer-inspired album

Silent Zoo Studios
736 Salem Street
Glendale, CA 91203

Recording GOAT (working title) album, featuring world premiere recordings of soccer-inspired music by Christopher Cerrone, Ian Dicke, Oliver Dubon, Tom Flaherty, Dana Kaufman, David Sanford, Adam Schoenberg, Evan Ware, and Pamela Z at Silent Zoo Studios

thumb - "GOAT" Soccer-Inspired Solo Concert for Foothill Philharmonic

"GOAT" Soccer-Inspired Solo Concert for Foothill Philharmonic

Claremont Presbyterian Church
Claremont, CA 91711

Private event. Selected works from Shpachenko's upcoming soccer-inspired recording.

thumb - "GOAT" Soccer-Inspired Solo Concert at CSUN

"GOAT" Soccer-Inspired Solo Concert at CSUN

18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330

Solo piano works from Shpachenko's upcoming soccer-inspired recording program of commissioned new works