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Thomas Pandolfi

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American Virtuoso Thomas Pandolfi

Thomas Pandolfi
Into the Night Gershwin


An artist who is the master of both the grand gesture and the sensual line
– The Washington Post


Lyric Theatre, 20 E. Main Street, Frostburg

American virtuoso pianist Thomas Pandolfi is considered a leading interpreter of the works of George Gershwin. Critics have showered him with praise for his passionate artistry and astonishing technique. His romantic Valentine’s Day performance, Into the Night With Gershwin, includes such beloved standards as “Embraceable You” and “Our Love Is Here to Stay,” and
the timeless American masterpiece “Rhapsody in Blue.”

Pandolfi earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees as a scholarship student at the prestigious Juilliard School. His career has taken him to cities throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe and China.


Lyric Theatre, 20 E. Main Street, Frostburg

WFWM Public Radio

CES joins forces with Frostburg State University’s own WFWM-FM. After select performances, WFWM
station director Chuck Dicken joins the artists onstage for fun, interactive discussion with ticket holders.

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Celebrate   Valentine’s Day in Downtown Frostburg

Enjoy a romantic evening in the heart of       Frostburg’s Arts and Entertainment District. Before the show, join us for a four-course dinner at the historic Hotel Gunter. Entrée options include salmon oscar, maple glazed pork with peach compote and steak au poivre. Dinner will start service at 5 PM.

Hotel Gunter, 11 W. Main Street, Frostburg 
$80/couple.    No discounts available.

Valentine’s Day Dinner Menu
Appetizer for Two (choice of)
Crab Dip with Toasted Crostini
Homemade Spinach-Artichoke Dip with Flour Tortilla Chips
House Salad – Fresh field greens with cucumbers, onions, Roma tomatoes, olives, roasted red peppers and feta cheese.
Choice of dressing:  Ranch, Italian, Honey Mustard. Balsamic Vinaigrette, Raspberry Vinaigrette or Blue Cheese
Salmon Oscar – Grilled Atlantic Salmon filet topped with Asparagus and Lump Crab Meat and finished with a rich Béarnaise Sauce.  Served with vegetable risotto.   
Maple-Glazed Pork with Peach – Grilled pork medallions with a fresh Pennsylvania maple syrup glaze and topped with a fresh peach compote served with mashed potatoes and a sautéed vegetable medley.
TG Steak Au Poivre – Peppercorn crusted filet mignon, pan seared and topped with a mushroom demi-glace using Toasted Goat’s Steam Engine Red wine.  Served with mashed potatoes and grilled asparagus.
Black Bean Cakes with a Roasted Red Pepper Coulis and served over a vegetable risotto.
Strawberry Swirl Cheesecake garnished with a Chocolate-Covered Strawberry.

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DINNER $80/Couple

The CES Arts for Enrichment program is sponsored by Gonzaga Health

Gonzaga Health

Maryland State Arts Council

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Allegany Arts Council


CES is supported in part by the Maryland State Arts Council, the City of Frostburg and the Allegany Arts Council.


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