The Music Program of the Department of Performing and Creative Arts presents a music hour faculty recital featuring Sylvia Kahan, piano, on Thursday, Sept. 30 at 1:30pm in the Center for the Arts (Building 1P) Recital Hall.

Professor Sylvia Kahan will perform a recital of works for solo piano. The program will feature compositions by Robert Schumann and Frédéric Chopin to commemorate the 200th anniversary of their births, and by Samuel Barber to commemorate the 100th anniversary of his birth. Admission is free of charge.

Dr. Kahan is Professor of Music at the Graduate Center and the College of Staten Island, The City University of New York, where she is a member of both the Piano and Musicology faculties. She has performed as concerto soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician in all of New York’s major halls and in concert venues throughout North America and Europe.

For more information contact William R. Bauer, Coordinator of Concerts and Lectures at