Presented by
The Catholic University of America
Benjamin T. Rome School of Music
Piano Academic Area


2022-2023 Concert Season


Ward Recital Hall
Benjamin T. Rome School of Music, Drama, and Art
Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Ave. NE
Washington DC 20064

Free street and on campus parking or 202-319-5861

All concerts are in Ward Recital Hall
Free admission, unless otherwise stated
For disability accommodations, please contact 202-319-5414 or email

Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022 • 4 p.m.

Ralitza Patcheva and Sam Post
Syncopated Neo-Baroque and The Well-“Tampered” Clavier
Faculty and Guest Artist Recital
Program: Bach and Sam Post

Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022 • 5 p.m.

Nikita Fitenko
Popular Piano Miniatures and More
Catholic University Piano Faculty Recital

Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022 • 4 p.m.

Washington Piano Ensemble
Music for 2, 4, 6, and 8 Hands

Washington Piano Ensemble featuring faculty and guest artists Eunsuk Jung, Ivo Kaltchev, Jeong Eun Kang and Catherine Lim.
Program: Brahms, Rossini, Wagner, Debussy, Gershwin, Piazzolla, Poulenc and others.

Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022 • 7 p.m.

Spencer Myer
Guest Artist Recital
Piano Professor at the Indiana University-Bloomington

Thursday, Feb. 2, 2023 • 7 p.m.

John O'Conor
Guest Artist Recital

Thursday, March 23, 2023 • 7 p.m.

Francesca Hurst
Catholic U Piano Faculty Recital

Thursday, April 13, 2023 •  7 p.m.

Piano Gala: Rachmaninov at 150
Faculty, students and alumni from the piano area perform piano works by Rachmaninov.

Sunday, April 23, 2023 •  4 p.m.

Murray McLachlan
Guest Artist Recital
Piano Professor at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, England.

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