Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Place: Lauderdale-By-The-Sea Community Church –
(in the Sanctuary)
4433 Bougainvillea Drive, Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, FL
Presentation: Piano Recital by Gail Smith “THE PIANO LADY”
Organization: Our Art-by-the-Sea
Price: Free (open to the public)
Contact: Lee Tatem, Program Chair (954-594-0444), or
Marion Elizondo, Secretary (954-785-7408),
About the Artist:
Gail Smith is absolutely "The First Lady of Piano". A diversity of styles and variety of sounds are her trademark in concerts. She is one of foremost composer/arrangers in the field of sacred piano music, and a highly respected music educator. Gail will be playing some new sounds she composed. In her words “She will do some exciting sounds from the piano which you have never heard before”.
Gail received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Florida Atlantic University. She was National Music Chairman of the National League of American Pen Women and a former president of the Broward County Branch. Gail is a member of the MTNA, National Guild of Piano Teachers and Federation of Music Clubs. She has taught piano students from the age of 3 to age 99! Her blind student, Ivan, was seen on national television on “That's incredible” several years ago. She has given concerts in churches and workshops on improvisation throughout the USA, Germany, Sweden and Japan. Gail is the pianist of the Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Web site: gailsmithpianist.com