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Spanish Piano Duo to Share their Compelling Talent

March 26th, 2014

SALINAS, Calif. - Hartnell College Performing Arts is happy to announce a concert with pianists Elena Martin and Jose Meliton on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. The Spanish duo will perform using two pianos on the Main Stage, building K at 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA. A VIP reception will be offered after the concert in the Hartnell Art Gallery.

Elena Martin and Jose Meliton

These pianists emerged in only a few years as one of the main references within the realm of Spanish two-piano music, thanks to their perfect synchronization and hypnotic poetry. The duo has conquered the most critical audiences in the United States, Europe, and Asia.

Martin and Meliton will perform a variety of Spanish music using two pianos including some original compositions by Elena Martin. Critics say their chiseled refinement, fierce commitment, and palpable charisma shows off the magnificent technique which makes them unique.

To learn more about this duo, visit their website at www.martinmeliton.com.

Admission is FREE for students with I.D., $20 general admission, and $40 for concert and VIP reception. Tickets may be purchases at the door or by calling 831.755.6810. All proceeds will benefit the Hartnell College Foundation Music Fund.

Hartnell Community College District

The Hartnell CCD serves over 15,000 students annually through its main campus in Salinas, the Alisal Campus in East Salinas, the King City Education Center, and various outreach learning centers throughout the Salinas Valley. Hartnell College, a Hispanic Serving Institution, provides workforce training, basic skills courses, and prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Hartnell College is recognized for its innovative public and private partnerships that support world class STEM education, career technical education, fine and performing arts, humanities, and athletics. We are growing leaders through opportunity, engagement, and achievement. For more about Hartnell CCD, visit www.hartnell.edu.