Steinway Piano Professor

University of Mobile Professor and Steinway Artist to Perform in Worldwide Virtual Concert

Amber KelleyNews

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile professor and Steinway Artist Dr. Kadisha Onalbayeva will perform in the international “Outside In Online Festival” on April 11 at 2 p.m. CDT.

The concert supports classical music and Onalbayeva is among around 45 musicians  from 28 different countries that will be performing.

The concert can be watched live at outsidein.onlinefestival on Facebook or outsidein.onlinefestival on Instagram.

Onalbayeva will open her segment of the concert with her original arrangement of “Amazing Grace.”

She will also perform works by Moss, Coleman, Sieg and Uzenbayeva.

The “Outside In Online Festival” organizers said their mission is to encourage people to stay home and stay safe.

“Considering the hard and unexpected times that are affecting us, it is crucial to remember the power of art and especially music in order to overcome stress and get the energy for the upcoming difficulties,” say festival organizers.

Onalabyeva is the director of piano studies and a professor of music in the Alabama School of the Arts at the University of Mobile.

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About the University of Mobile

The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered liberal arts and sciences institution with a vision of higher education for a higher purpose, founded to honor God by equipping students for their future professions through rigorous academic preparation and spiritual transformation. Core values are: Christ-Centered, Academically-Focused, Student-Devoted and Distinctively-Driven. The university offers on-campus and online bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in over 75 academic programs. Founded in 1961, the University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama on a campus of over 880 acres.

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