The Promenade Concerts at AUM
The Promenade Concerts at AUM are Auburn University at Montgomery’s artist and concert series. The concerts have been
presented free to the public in AUM’s Goodwyn Auditorium since 1990. The series has featured such distinguished
ensembles as the Baltimore Consort and the Ahn Trio, as well as various soloists. The series is managed by
Dr. Mark Benson, Associate Professor of Music and Head of the AUM Department of Fine Arts. It is funded by the AUM College
of Arts & Sciences and by a generous gift from Eunice Henig.
For more information, contact Dr. Mark Benson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 334-244-3385.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
New Time!: 6:30 p.m. Edisher Savitski
Born in Tbilisi, Georgia, Dr. Edisher Savitski has studied at the Tbilisi Conservatory, and also in the renowned
Alexander Toradze Piano Studio at Indiana University, South Bend. In spring 2013 he earned a Doctor of Musical
Arts degree in piano performance from Michigan State University. Dr Savitski has established an international
career, and he has performed many prestigious venues, including Carnegie Zankel Hall and Carnegie Weill Hall,
New York; Wigmore Hall, London; Great Hall of Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria; and the Teatro alla Scala, Milan,
Italy. Dr. Savitski is currently assistant professor of piano at the University of Alabama School of Music.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
New Time! 6:30 p.m.
River Region Jazz
Members of the Montgomery Recreators Orchestra will perform in an open, more "improvisational" setting, featuring the best of standard jazz classics from Dixieland to Swing.
Featuring: John Norton, piano; Richard Garrett, bass; Sam Fredrick, drums; Milton Welch, reeds; Ted Mann, trombone.