Thursday, August 29, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
West Caldwell, NJ
The West Caldwell Public Library, 30 Clinton Road, will present a "Piano Recital" featuring 17-year-old musical prodigy John Franek (a West Caldwell resident) on Thursday, August 29 at 7:00 pm in the Community Room.
The program will feature original compositions including classical arrangements, jazz and ragtime. Some of the pieces he will perform include "Ocean Current Etude," "Contredanse in G major," "Rondo No. 1 in C minor" and "Reise der Seele betrubt."
Franek will be a senior at James Caldwell High School in the fall where he is an honors student. At JCHS, he sings with the Madrigal Singers and also had a lead role in the spring musical "Kiss Me Kate." He studied piano for three years with Janet Hein of North Caldwell and he also plays the harpsichord, clavichord and is learning to play the organ.