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Pianist-Composer-Painter Roman Rabinovich Set To Appear On Rising Stars Series

Pianist Roman Rabinovich is making his Gilmore debut as a soloist on the Rising Stars Series this Sunday. An in-demand performer with orchestras, chamber groups, and as a recitalist, Rabinovich has also made composing and visual art priorities in his life. In a conversation with Cara Lieurance, he talks about these elements and the music on his program.

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Pianist Roman Rabinovich is making his Gilmore debut as a soloist on the Rising Stars Series this Sunday. An in-demand performer with orchestras, chamber groups, and as a recitalist, Rabinovich has also made composing and visual art priorities in his life. In a conversation with Cara Lieurance, he talks about these elements and the music on his program.


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