For more information, call 803-641-9094 or visit www.aikencenterforthearts.org.
Hung in the
Updegraff is a member of the
He is a member with excellence of the
Updegraff began painting over thirty years ago.
His works are in private collections, corporate collections and the permanent collection of the
Updegraff has "held several watercolor classes and taught workshops over the past 20 years," according to the
He currently is teaching watercolor classes in
For more information on the Guild, visit www.aikenartistguild.us.
For more information on Updegraff, visit www.upstudio23.com.
The concert is part of his summer concert schedule in which he will also perform in
"I am very excited to have the opportunity to perform in
Bianchi has performed at the Rantucci International Guitar Festival as well as the nationally-recognized Ithaca Guitar Festival.
As a native of
His concerts continued with his move to
From 2005 to 2007, Bianchi took a personal hiatus to tour nationally with country acts Young Guns and Chace Roberts.
On his return home, the musician resumed his solo performances. By 2009, he was touring throughout
The positive reactions he received gave him a goal to take his music to a much wider audience, according to a release.
In February of 2010, Bianchi undertook his first cross-country solo tour.
Bianchi's current repertoire includes a variety of works by Ferdinand Ignace Hinterleithner,
For more information on Bianchi, visit www.velvetguitar.com.
A free gallery opening reception will be on
The exhibits will be on display until
Last month, Morgan placed at the
"Spending the weekends going with them to art shows, I grew up surrounded by all different aspects of art, and with our Irish heritage came my love of nature. I dabbled in pen and ink, coloured pencil, photography, poetry, writing, music, and dance, finally settling on photography when my father gave me a Canon Rebel digital camera for my 16th birthday," Morgan said via her website.
Her photographs have been displayed at
Morgan is also featured in the book "Signs of Life."
For more information on Morgan, visit www.colleenmorganphotography.weebly.com.
"With their musical dynamism and powerful chemistry on stage, Hughes and Zhang bring to life a captivating program of Barber,
Both are Southeastern Piano Festival alumni and played at the festival last month, according to the event's website.
Zhang has been featured as a soloist with the
When she was 12, this female pianist made her orchestral debut with the
She has performed nation-wide and beyond in locations like
Among his other accolades, Hughes placed first in the 2011
Working on his bachelor of music degree in piano performance at
He has performed with several orchestras like the
For more information on either artist, visit sepf.music.sc.edu/guest_artists/2014.
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