IU Hosts Four-Day Steinway Event
As an all-Steinway school since 2013, Immaculata University is proud to present a weekend of activities that includes concerts, fundraisers, piano selection sale, and a perform-a-thon. Events begin on Thursday, June 8 and conclude on Sunday, June 11.
“As an All-Steinway school, I am very honored that Immaculata University will be hosting the fundraiser for CHOP which will bring awareness to the field of music therapy in which Immaculata has a nationally recognized program. The possibilities for partnerships between Steinway and Immaculata are endless and I am thankful for the wonderful relationship that exists,” commented William Carr, DMA, Steinway Artist, chair, and professor of Music at Immaculata University.
The faculty of Immaculata University’s nationally-recognized music therapy program is cohosting, with Jacobs Music Company, a fundraiser for the Music Therapy Department at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).
- Thursday, June 8 – Saturday, June 10, campus of Immaculata University (Memorial Hall): 10th Annual “Children Helping Children” Piano Perform-a-thon where young pianists perform on Steinway & Sons concert grand piano.
- Friday, June 9 at 8 p.m. Memorial Hall: A performance by Immaculata professor of music and Steinway Artist, William Carr, DMA, with Stephen Campitelli and Gregory DiBona.
- Saturday, June 10 at 7m., Memorial Hall: Concert by Friends of CHOP, with performances by CHOP music therapists, doctors, nurses, staff, patients, and siblings.
From Friday through Sunday, a Steinway Selection and Savings Event will be held in the Great Hall of Immaculata University. A large collection of new, heirloom restored and authentically reconditioned Steinway & Sons pianos of all sizes will be available for purchase as well as Steinway’s popularly-priced Boston and Essex pianos and pre-owned pianos from manufactures such as Yamaha, Kawai and others. The Selection and Savings Event will be available by appointment on Friday and Saturday and open to the public on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 888-88-PIANO to reserve an appointment.
For more information on these events, please call 888-88-PIANO.
Located on the Main Line in scenic Chester County, 20 miles west of Philadelphia, Immaculata University is a Catholic comprehensive, coeducational institution of higher learning. On November 12, 1920, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania granted a college charter at the request of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM) thus making Immaculata the first Catholic women’s college in the region. The IHM Sisters’ mission of educating women for more than 165 years has produced approximately 22,000 alumni worldwide and currently has nearly 3,000 students enrolled in 53 undergraduate majors, seven master’s degree programs, three doctoral degree programs, and over 40 additional professional endorsement, certificate and certification programs. Immaculata University contributes to the development of the whole person of any faith, fostering a commitment to truth, service, justice, and peace.