Women and Music Festival: Eastman Community Music School

The first of three Festival concerts on Saturday, March 29, was performed by students of the Eastman Community Music School.  Boys and girls performed works composed by women, and four girls performed really lovely pieces that they had written themselves.  The Lowry Hall was the setting, and the young performers did an excellent job at not being distracted by the people passing through, some of whom stopped to listen to the very engaging program. Chair of the Piano Department, Howard Spindler, the very genial host, observed that this was the first time that there were composers among the students.  Since…