Odom, Parrini perform Gershwin Aug. 21

Soprano Lisa Odom and pianist Fabio Parrini will perform at the annual Classics and Chocolate concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 21, at the Performing Arts Center, 250 Pigeon Street in Waynesville. The annual concert pairs the highest quality live musical performance with a sumptuous all-chocolate reception.

The duo will include favorite Gershwin songs like “Summertime,” “They Can’t Take That Away From Me,” “Someone To Watch Over Me,” as well as solo piano featuring Gershwin “Preludes,” plus much more.

For a sneak preview of the concert, listen to Lisa Odom and Fabio Parrini on WCQS Radio with host Dick Kowal at 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 13.

Concert tickets are $15 per person with a limited number of free student tickets available.

www.haywoodarts.org.

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