IRONTON The Capital Duo featuring Hilary Walther Cumming, violin, and Duncan J. Cumming, piano, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the First Presbyterian Church of Ironton.
Violinist Hilary Walther Cumming teaches at the University at Albany (New York) and performs as the violinist in the Capital Trio with pianist Duncan Cumming and cellist Solen Dikener.
She is comfortable in many styles, including classical, baroque and Irish traditional music. She has participated in concerts worldwide and has recorded with the Capital Trio, the ATHELAS Ensemble (Denmark), the Abbott Trio, the Coleridge Ensemble and the Musicians of the Old Post Road.
Born in Maine, pianist Duncan J. Cumming is on the faculty of the University of Albany. He has performed concertos, recitals and chamber music concerts in cities across the United States as well as in Europe. He has lectured, given master classes, and served on juries for competitions in addition to his performing and teaching.
He performs frequently with his wife, Hilary, and with cellist Solen Dikener as the Capital Trio, the chamber ensemble in residency at the University at Albany.
Admission is $10 and tickets may be purchased at the performance. The concert is free for OU students with valid ID.