UALR will host pianists Norman Boehm and John Krebs on Saturday, April 4 at 8:00 pm in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall in the Fine Arts Building. The performance is free and open to the public.
The concert will feature the famous Variations on a Theme of Haydn by Johannes Brahms.
Norman Boehm, native of Michigan, holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Michigan, and a doctorate from the Eastman School of Music. His teachers have included Charles Fisher, Eugene Bossart, Clark Eastham, Benning Dexter and David Burge.
Boehm has performed in Europe and South Africa as well as in the U.S. and specializes in music from the late 19th/early 20th centuries. In addition to performing as soloist and chamber musician, he is also a composer, arranger and conductor. He is the Professor of Piano and Music Theory at Hendrix College in Conway.
A native of Iowa, John Krebs holds degrees in piano performance from Northwestern University, the University of Illinois, and the University of Maryland. He has taught at Central Missouri State University, Prince George’s Community College, and Luther College.
An avid collaborative pianist, Krebs has performed as an official accompanist for divisional and national MTNA competitions. He currently serves as the Humanities Area Chair at Hendrix.
For more information about the Boehm-Krebs performance, call (501) 569-3295.