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Oscar Macchioni

 
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Fox Fine Arts Center
El Paso Texas, 79968
Homeomacchioni@utep.edu
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Oscar Macchioni
Professor, Music

Dr. Macchioni, Steinway Artist, is a passionate performer of Latin American music. He has performed in concert halls and professional conferences around the world receiving numerous international accolades. His research interests cover a vast area of piano literature from J. Brahms and K. Szymanowski to A. Ginastera and A. Piazzolla. More specifically, his expertise in academic tango has flourish into a book, articles and recordings. Dr. Macchioni has put special effort in connecting with the community. His endeavor about bringing classical music to the underserved population has resulted in a Community Concert Series sponsored by a grant from the City of El Paso. He believes that everybody, given the opportunity, is capable of enjoying and understanding classical music. His community concerts have proven to be a success targeting low-income schools, shelters, libraries, senior centers, and prisons. Dr. Macchioni is in high demand as an adjudicator, lecturer and masterclass presenter.

KEYWORDS

  1. Academic Tango
  2. Community Concerts
  3. Group Piano Teaching
  4. Latin American Piano Music
  5. Piano Pedagogy

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