A free piano concert by Leonora Suppan-Gehrich is planned for 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, at the Hannibal Arts Council, 105 S. Main St., Hannibal. The event is open to the public.
The concert will feature piano solo works by Debussy, Beethoven, Liszt and Chopin.
Leonora Suppan-Gehrich is artist-in-residence at Quincy University. She graduated from the Academy of Music in Vienna and did post graduate studies at the conservatories of music in Warsaw, Poland and Venice, Italy. She also holds a master’s degree and Performer Certificate from Indiana University-Bloomington.
Suppan-Gehrich will be performing on the Kawai grand piano on loan to the Hannibal Arts Council from the family of Jason Dugger.
QCB fall concert
planned Nov. 8
The Quincy Concert Band will open its 27th season with a fall concert at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8 in the Quincy Junior High School Morrison Theater located at 100 S. 14th St.
After 13 years as conductor of the band, William DeMont will be stepping off the podium following this concert.
The Quincy Concert Band is a volunteer community organization comprised of adult musicians from the Hannibal/Quincy area. The Quincy Concert Band concerts are free to the public. For information, contact DeMont at (217) 224-5269 or Richard Bybee, band president, at (217) 223-7113 or (217) 223-4327.
The Quincy Area Youth Chorus will perform their Annual Fall Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, in the sanctuary of Trinity United Church of Christ, 2020 S. 24 St., Quincy, Ill.
The Kinderchor, under the direction of Amy Stollberg and accompanied by Laura Kammerer, will perform seven selections.
The Concert Choir is directed by Paul Shelor and accompanied by Mary Shelor.
A free will donation will be collected. Children ages 18 and under and Quincy Symphony season ticket holders will be admitted free of charge. There will be a reception following the performance in the fellowship hall.
Call the symphony office (217) 222-2856 or visit www.qsoa.org for more information.