LEWISBURG (WVDN) – Barbara Nissman will be honored at Carnegie Hall’s Fantasy in Bowties & Boas when the fundraiser returns Friday, September 2, at 6:30 p.m. in Colonial Hall at The Greenbrier.
Nissman is a generous supporter of Carnegie Hall, donating her time and talents with numerous performances over the years. The Steinway artist’s ongoing online fundraiser for Carnegie Hall, “Behind the Notes,” continues to provide funding. She also has created the Carnegie Classical Series that will be presented in 2023.
Nissman is an American pianist and a Lewisburg resident. She is especially known for her interpretations and performances of the works of Alberto Ginastera and Sergei Prokofiev which feature prominently in her repertoire. She is also a writer and a producer of a new DVD series, and a guest clinician presenting concerts, master classes and lectures worldwide.
Fantasy Gala guests will enjoy a strolling dinner, two complimentary drinks, a cash bar, live entertainment, and live and silent auctions. The Greenbrier is offering gala guests complimentary casino access and a special discounted nightly room rate.
For tickets or more information, please visit www.carnegiehallwv.org, call 304-645-7917, or visit the Carnegie Hall box office at 611 Church Street, Lewisburg. Fantasy sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact Development Director Sally Bray at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proceeds from this event support Carnegie Hall’s arts education initiatives and world-class performing/visual arts programming.