Skip to main content
Intellect

Robin Hancock to perform all-Gershwin recital at BYU Sept. 5

Robin Hancock, a member of the piano faculty at the Brigham Young University School of Music, will present a recital celebrating the music of George Gershwin Friday, Sept. 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center.

He will be assisted in the performance by soprano Cheri Hancock and dancer Holly Christensen. Admission is free and the public is welcome.

The program will begin with selections from “The Gershwin Songbook,” including such favorites “The Man I Love,” “Fascinating Rhythm,” “Strike Up the Band” and “Liza.”

Christensen will then join Hancock for the Prelude No. 2, “Blue Lullaby,” after which Hancock will present a transcription by William Daly of “An American in Paris.”

Cheri Hancock will peform “’S Wonderful,” “My Sweet Embraceable You,” “Our Love is Here to Stay” and “Summertime.”

The performance will conclude with Robin Hancock’s own transcription of the Act I finale from “Crazy for You,” featuring “I Got Rhythm.”

For more information, contact Robin Hancock at (801) 422-3180.

Writer: Angela Fischer

Hancockpersonalityphoto.JPG

Related Articles
data-content-type="article"
July 28, 2021
A team of BYU biologists has been tracking dragonflies around the world, from Vietnam to the islands of Vanuatu. Their goal is to piece together the first-ever phylogenic tree of all 6,300 known species and their ancestors.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"
July 27, 2021
Amy Jensen, associate dean of the College of Fine Arts and Communications, delivered Tuesday’s forum address. She spoke on why our bodies matter in today’s digital world. More specifically, she explained that being more intentional about how we use and where we place our bodies can help us grow and cultivate a deeper understanding of others.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"
July 25, 2021
New research finds that children who engaged with princess culture were more likely to hold progressive views about women and subscribe less to attitudes of toxic masculinity.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText=