Moores School of Music presents Fredell Lack Legacy Violin Series: Maurice Sklar
Musician and minister Maurice Sklar has appeared as a soloist with many orchestras and continues to perform concerts around the world. He studied with the esteemed violinist Fredell Lack in Texas, before continuing his education at the Julliard School of Music and Curtis Institute of Music. In 1987, he debuted in the Young Concert Artist Series in New York and Washington, DC. In 1990, Sklar was chosen by Musical American as one of the top ten “Young Artists of the Year.” From 1990 – 1991, he was the Associate Concertmaster of the Tulsa Philharmonic Orchestra. He also served as Artist in Residence and Professor of Violin at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa for over 13 years.
Sklar will perform music by Bach, Brahms, Prokofiev and Sarasate accompanied by Timothy Hester on piano.