Park University International Center for Music Presents British Cellist Colin Carr

Friday, January 17, 2014

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Colin CarrJan. 17, 2014 — Park University’s International Center for Music presents a concert featuring British cellist Colin Carr on Saturday, Feb. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the University’s Parkville Campus. The concert is a part of the ICM’s 2013-14 concert season.

Carr appears throughout the world as a soloist, chamber musician, recording artist and teacher. He has played with major orchestras worldwide, including the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic, the BBC Symphony and the orchestras of Chicago and Los Angeles. Declared as “a musician who reaches deeply inside the music and uses his instrument to deliver surprising discoveries” by the Washington Post, Carr will present an intimate evening performing the solo “Cello Suites No. 3, 4 and 5” by Johann Sebastian Bach.

Tickets for the concert are — general admission: $15 in advance, $20 at the door; senior citizens age 60 and older: $10; students with a valid student ID: $5; Park University students, faculty, staff and their children age 12 and under: free. To purchase tickets in advance, visit

The ICM’s 2013-14 concert season will continue on Saturday, Feb. 15, with Czech cellist Daniel Veis and pianist Helena Veisova at 7:30 p.m., in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel. The husband and wife duo are schedule to perform Bohuslav Martinu’s profound “Cello Sonata No. 1” and Cesar Franck’s popular “Sonata in A Major for Cello and Piano.”

Please note: Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel has restricted physical access. Park University wants to make available to everyone access to all programs and activities conducted in this building. Requests for physical access accommodations should be addressed in a timely manner to Park University’s Office of Campus Safety at (816) 584-6444. Park University will make all reasonable modifications to ensure that individuals with physical challenges have an equal opportunity to enjoy all programs and activities.