Happy May Everyone,
I wanted to let you know about Robert Bowman’s new website www.robertebowman.com
As some of you know he frequently performs in the San Francisco Bay Area as well as in Northern California near his home in Chico. For a listing of his upcoming performances you can click here.
I highly recommend checking out the audio clips on his website and attending one of his concerts soon!
Here is his short bio…
Dr. ROBERT BOWMAN, keyboard artist, has performed extensively on the West, Midwest and East Coasts of the United States in solo and chamber ensemble recitals, numerous appearances with orchestra, and on radio-tv since 1960. He has also performed solo and ensemble recitals in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Japan, and Mexico.
He served as coordinator of the keyboard program at California State University, Chico from 1971-2003, and retired as Professor Emeritus in 2008. Dr. Bowman previously was a member of the of keyboard faculties of Eastern Illinois University (1969-71) and University of Southern California (1965-69). Since retirement, he continues to maintain a private music studio, perform concerts, as well as present master classes, lectures, lecture-recitals on a wide variety of subjects, and interactive keyboard workshops including a series entitled “The Joy of Improvisation.” In 2009, he joined the faculty of the Sacramento School of Music. He is also currently accompanying and coaching talented young string players in the North State, and regularly adjudicates for keyboard competitions and festivals including The U.S. Open Keyboard Competition in Oakland, the Northern Nevada Music Teachers’ Association Piano Festival in Reno. He has also adjudicated for the National Guild of Piano Teachers, the Southern California Junior Bach Festival, CAPMT, and the MTAC Certificate of Merit.
To read the full bio click here.