Bard Campus Calendar

[Degree Recital: John Belk, cello]

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Degree Recital: John Belk, cello

László Z. Bitó '60 Conservatory Building
7:00 pm

with Bethany Pietroniro, piano

John Belk, cellist, is a fifth year student at the Bard College Conservatory, where he studies with Peter Wiley. He has won competitions and awards as both a soloist and chamber musician, recently performing the Walton Cello Concerto with The Orchestra Now and Leon Botstein. In lessons and masterclasses, John has worked with teachers including Matt Haimovitz, Timothy Eddy, Richard Aaron, and David Requiro. At Bard and in summer festivals, he has had the opportunity to collaborate with distinguished musicians and composers including David and Philip Ying, Todd Philips, Peter Serkin, and Joan Tower. John will be completing Bachelor's degrees in both music performance and computer science this spring. Next year he will be attending Rice University to study with Professor Desmond Hoebig.

For more information, call 845-758-7196, or e-mail

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: László Z. Bitó '60 Conservatory Building