SALT LAKE CITY — The Elizabeth Ballantyne piano concert originally scheduled for last Friday has been rescheduled for Saturday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the Assembly Hall on Temple Square. Admission is free, but is limited to those 8 years of age and older.
Ms. Ballantyne will be performing Bach’s French Suite No. 6 in E Major; Haydn’s Sonata No. 31 in Ab Major; Brahms’ Intermezzi, Op. 118, Nos. 1 and 2; and Ravel’s Gaspard De La Nuit.
Elizabeth Cox Ballantyne currently serves as the principal keyboard player with the Orchestra at Temple Square. A native of Ithaca, New York, she attended the Eastman School of Music where she earned a bachelor of music degree in piano performance with high honors and a master of music degree in performance and literature. She is a former faculty member of Brigham Young University and has presented numerous recitals throughout the united States as well as a recital at the BYU-Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies. She has been a featured soloist for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and has also worked with the Utah Symphony and Ballet West as an orchestral keyboard player. Ms. Ballantyne is married to Tabernacle organist Richard Elliott and they are the parents of two sons.