The Music Man Square is excited to announce the second concert of the 2019-2020 Footbridge Music Series. The presentation will be an evening of Guitar Performance Music with Zane Merritt. The concert is November 3rd at 4PM. This concert is free to the public. A free will donation will be accepted.
Zane Merritt is a native of Dubuque, Iowa currently based in Buffalo, New York. He holds a PhD in music composition from the University at Buffalo and a Masters in music composition and classical guitar Performance from Butler University. His music has taken him across the globe, giving performances in Nagoya and Takamatsu, Japan in 2013 and Toronto, Canada in 2016. Active as a composer and a performer, he was recently commissioned to write and perform a piece for guitar and orchestra entitled Neural Firings (and Misfirings) for the Dubuque Symphony in February of 2019. He has premiered numerous original compositions, including the first performance of Jason Thorpe Buchanan's chamber opera HUNGER in New York City in 2015 as part of the Eastman Conservatory-based Switch~ Ensemble.
The Footbridge Series is presented by North Iowa Community Credit Union, Dean Snyder Construction, Clear Lake Bank and Trust, CL Tel, David & Vicky Snyder, The Ray Hewitt Foundation and Conn McKercher.
Mark your calendars for the upcoming events in our Footbridge Series!
Richard Steinbach, Pianist May 3rd, 2020 at 4PM