This spring, Zisa returned to Japan to give the keynote address for the five-year anniversary 2011 Earthquake-Tsunami and premiere an originalRead More
Dr. Peter Joseph Zisa will perform for the Oregon Coast Chamber Music Society on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm. This concert will include special guest performers Mary Rowell (violin) and Yukiko Yamaguchi (koto) of Thousand Waves, and feature the music of Francisco Tàrrega, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Baden Powell, Zequinha de Abreu, Astor Piazzolla, Michio Miyagi, John Kaizan-Neptune.
Reservations & Payment Information:
Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased at siletzbaymusic.org.
Directs to concert venue:
Call 541-765-7770 and ask for Laurel or email email@example.com.
July 14 - October 15
October 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Zisa Academy is the newest initiative to spring from the energetic and limitlessly creative mind of Dr. Peter Joseph Zisa, and is dedicated to the exploration of the intersection of music, arts and education. Through Zisa Academy, Dr. Zisa will share his own insights and scholarship on such topics as education, culture and music, and also showcase the work on these topics by other professionals in their fields.Read More
Praise for Peter Joseph Zisa
Peter Zisa is a sensitive guitarist, who delicately blends melodic line and texture
into an exciting musical experience.
Louis SahagunLos Angeles Times
Peter Zisa is an exceptional guitarist whose talent transcends mere technique
to a higher level of musical artistry.
Scott ZeidelCypress College and Mt. San Antonio College, Adjunct Professor
Peter Zisa is one of the very few I have heard who goes beyond the notes to the higher level of musical understanding and expression. His playing is delightful and moving.
David GrimesGuitar Foundation of America, Emeritus President
Peter Zisa is an immensely skilled and versatile musician.
Andrew EhrlichPortland Chamber Orchestra, Concertmaster
Peter Zisa is a true modern master, and as much a virtuoso as a teacher.
Nicholas SaridakisSaridakis Luthiery, Violin Luthier
Peter Zisa’s classical guitar performance was absolutely wonderful
and lent to the creation of a classy atmosphere.
Paul SutinenMarylhurst University, Director of Arts Programs