Local Music
7:54 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

LHI Live: Pianist Ahmed Anzaldua and the music of Mompou

Ahmed Anzaldúa recently joined Cara Lieurance at WMUK in the Takeda performance studio to play music of one of his favorite composers: Federico Mompou.

Ahmed Anzaldua
Ahmed Anzaldua
Credit ahmedanzaldua.com

Before becoming a pianist, Mr. Anzaldúa was a trumpet player enrolled in medical school in Mexico. He relates the story of how he began to play piano and eventually became a graduate student at Western Michigan University, where he studies piano with Silvia Roederer and conducting with Kimberly Dunn Adams.