arts & entertainment
Internationally-renowned Duo Beaux Arts will present a concerton Sunday, April 18, 2021, at 4:00pm. The concert will take place in the sanctuary at First Presbyterian Church, 520 Royal Palm Boulevard in Vero Beach. Admission is free; a $10 donation is suggested. Masks and Social Distancing will be required, attendance in the sanctuary will be limited to the first 100 guests. The concert will also be available online via Livestream on the church website: FirstPresVero.org.
Duo Beaux Arts presents a concert featuring some of the most famous and beloved masterworks for piano duet and piano solo. Program will include three duet compositions: an early work by Beethoven, a perennial favorite by Bizet, and a virtuosic power-horse by Mendelssohn. Solo works include witty and lyrical selections by Poulenc, and all-time favorites by Chopin. Duo Beaux Arts presents 100 concerts domestically and internationally each year. Season highlights include recitals at the prestigious Cosmos Club in Washington, D.C., and in Canada and Hungary.
Duo Beaux Arts was formed in 2008 by husband-and-wife concert pianists Catherine Lan and Tao Lin. The Duo has performed in France, Switzerland, Spain, Estonia, Finland, the Netherlands, China, and the US to both critical and audience acclaim. They are also the founders of Beaux Arts Chamber Music Series in Naples, Florida, which invites pre-eminent chamber groups in the world to perform in a wonderfully intimate setting. Season highlights include appearances as concerto soloists with South Florida Symphony performing Mozart’s Concerto for Two Pianos, recitals at prestigious Cosmos Club in Washington D.C., and debuts in Hungary and Canada.
First Presbyterian Church has been blessed to be able to continue offering live music to the Vero Beach Community throughout the pandemic through live streaming technology, social distancing, and smaller-scale chamber ensemble offerings that allow for musicians and concertgoers to stay at a safe distance while enjoying the performances.
For more information, contact Ginger Lagemann, Music and Arts Administrator, at (772) 562-9088 or firstname.lastname@example.org.