Simone Dinnerstein

Salida Aspen Concerts brings chart-topping classical pianist Simone Dinnerstein to the Upper Arkansas Valley Aug. 3.

Salida Aspen Concerts, in collaboration with the Aspen Music Festival and School, is proud to present a piano recital by renown, award-winning pianist Simone Dinnerstein. 

Her recital will begin at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 3, at the Salida High School Auditorium, 26 Jones Ave. 

The recital will not have an intermission but will feature a pre-concert discussion with Dinnerstein. 

Dinnerstein, who resides in Brooklyn, N.Y., graduated from The Julliard School, where she studied under Peter Serkin. 

She has won numerous awards, including the Astral Artists’ National Auditions and the prestigious Diapason d’Or, and she has had nine recordings reach the top of the Billboard Classical Charts. 

She first achieved national and international critical acclaim in 2007 with a recording of Bach’s Goldberg Variations.  

The box office opens at 6:30 p.m., and the recital also features a pre-concert discussion at 6:45 p.m. 

Tickets may be purchased for $20. Students K-12 are admitted free with an accompanying adult. An adult accompanying a student may purchase one discounted ticket for $10 at the door. 

Dinnerstein’s recital is generously underwritten by Jeanna Baitlon and Triple J. Ranch.  

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Johnson, is a board member of Salida Aspen Concerts, Inc.

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