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John Hord, Piano Recital
Fri, February 23, 2018, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
John S. Hord is active as a performer and an educator. His performances have occurred throughout the United States and many foreign countries. Mr. Hord was member of the Music faculty at Fresno City College between 1990 and 2015. In May 2015 he retired from twenty-five years of service having helped educate more than five thousand students.
Mr. Hord is a performing member of the American Liszt Society, the National Society of Arts and Letters. In addition to works for solo piano, he takes great joy in performing art songs, chamber music and works for duo-piano. In July of 2006, Mr. Hord had the honor of performing “Nine Bagatelles” by the Pulitzer prize-winning composer William Bolcom in Los Angeles.
Mr. Hord is a member of the Music Teachers’ Association of California. He has on two occasions served as President of the Fresno County Branch and served four years as State Chairman of Continuing Education. He is a life member of the international music fraternity Phi Mu Alpha, Sinfonia. In 2014 he served on the board for Alliance Française de Fresno as Program Chair.
Program "Dyads" to feature works by Ligeti/Brahms, Schoenberg/Bach, Mozart/Crumb, Corigliano/Beethoven