UTSA Department of Music presents pianist Lilya Zilberstein Feb. 25

Lilya Zilberstein

Lilya Zilberstein

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(Feb. 22, 2013) -- The UTSA Department of Music will present award-winning pianist Lilya Zilberstein for an all-Russian musical performance at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 25 in the UTSA Arts Building Recital Hall on the Main Campus.

The Moscow-born pianist will perform compositions of Rachmaninoff, Taneyev and Scriabin. Accompanying her onstage will be her two sons, Daniel and Anton. The trio of pianists will perform Rachmaninoff's composition "Two Pieces for Six Hands." Additional compositions will include "Prelude and Fugue" by Taneyev, "Sonata No. 3" by Scriabin and "Six Moments Musicaux" by Rachmaninoff.

Zilberstein has performed with symphonies and orchestras in Europe, Asia and the Americas and has participated in festival and recital engagements in China, Japan and New York. She has presented recitals with Martha Argerich and has collaborated on extensive tours in the United States and Canada with Russian violinist Maxim Vengerov.

Tickets are $10 for general admission, $5 for students, military and senior citizens age 55 and over with ID. UTSA students with UTSACard will receive one free ticket.