Some of the content on this website requires JavaScript to be enabled in your web browser to function as intended. While the website is still usable without JavaScript, it should be enabled to enjoy the full interactive experience.

Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content


Contact Us

Chad Baldwin
Institutional Communications
Bureau of Mines Building, Room 137
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-2929
Find us on Facebook (Link opens a new window)Find us on Twitter (Link opens a new window)

Pianist Gabriela Martinez to Replace Davide Cabassi in UW Concert

March 28, 2014 — Gabriela Martinez, a rising piano soloist, will perform a Cultural Programs concert Friday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Wyoming Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. She is stepping in for Italian pianist Davide Cabassi, who was unable to make the trip from Italy.

Tickets cost $20 for the public and $17 for students and seniors. Tickets are available at the Performing Arts and Wyoming Union box offices, and by calling (307) 766-6666.

Martinez, who delighted the audience when she performed at UW two years ago, will premiere a piece by composer Mason Bates, commissioned by UW Cultural Programs. 

Martinez has gained international recognition for her impassioned performances. Since making her orchestral debut at age 7, she has appeared as a guest soloist with orchestras such as the Chicago, New Jersey, Fort Worth, Pacific and San Francisco symphonies, and the Philadelphia Chamber Orchestra. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s of music degrees at Juilliard as a full scholarship student.

“(Martinez) offered an elegant, tart and incisive performance,” says the New York Times.

Gabriela Martinez performs Friday, April 4, at the University of Wyoming. (Cultural Programs)

Share This Page:

Footer Navigation

University of Wyoming Medallion
1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071 // UW Operators (307) 766-1121 // Contact Us // Download Adobe Reader