Zuzana Paulechova-Stiasna to Perform at IWU
January 30, 2006
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- The Illinois Wesleyan School of Music will present a recital
by internationally renowned pianist Zuzana Paulechova-Stiasna on Tuesday, Feb. 7 at
8 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 N. Park St., Bloomington).
The concert is free and open to the public.
Paulechova-Stiasna has performed extensively throughout England, Germany, Austria,
Ukraine, Russia, Romania, Hungary, Czech Republic, Yugoslavia, Latvia and China.
She won the Competition of the Slovak Music Conservatories awards in solo piano and
also in chamber music, and was among the winners of the Incontro Internazionale Giovanni
Pianisti Citta di Semigallia in Italy. Paulechova-Stiasna has also recorded several
CDs and has recorded live for the BBC and other radio stations.
Paulechova-Stiasna is currently a music professor at the Academy of Music and Drama
in Bratislava, Slovak Republic and is the chair of the piano department at the Art
Academy in Bystrica, Slovak Republic. She studied at the State Music Conservatory
and the Academy of Music and Drama in Bratslavia.
For additional information, contact the IWU School of Music office at (309) 556-3061.
Contact: Diego Baez, (309)556-3181