Professor David S. Lefkowitz, sheltering at home during the summer of 2020, wrote ten preludes and fugues. In two of those pairs, the prelude and the fugue were combined into one, resulting in a total of eighteen pieces from the original twenty. This performance will present the world premiere of the entire set, with performances by some of the world's best pianists, as well as up-and-coming young talent.
This event is made possible by the David and Irmgard Dobrow Fund. Classical music was a passion of the Dobrows, who established a generous endowment at The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music to make programs like this possible. We are proud to celebrate this program as part of the 2020 - 21 Dobrow Series.