The Santa Cruz chapter of Music Teachers Association of CA will be presenting their annual scholarship fundraiser ‘Celebrate Piano Ensemble’ concert on Sunday, February 11th at 2:00pm at the UCSC Recital Hall. The concert is a benefit for youth music scholarships at MTAC’s annual Talent Bank competition in April. Pianists will be performing on the beautifully paired Steinway D’s, nicknamed Hansel and Gretel. Selections are from both one-piano and two-piano repertoire. An eclectic group of composers will be featured ranging from Brahms, Saint-Saëns, Inghelbrecht, Nazareth, and Fina to a medley of dances from Bernstein’s West Side Story to commemorate the 100th anniversary of his birth. Performers include Mary Jane Cope, Roger Emanuels,, Rose Georgi, Irene Hermann, Nicki Kerns, Lynn Kidder, Lavinia Livingston, Michael McGushin, Vlada Volkova Moran, Carol Panofsky, Barbara Ruzicka, Kumi Uyeda, Erika Arul and Leah Zumberge. Suggested donation is $10 at the door. If you are not able to attend but would like to make a donation for scholarships please write a check to SCCMTAC and mail to Barbara Jirsa, Treasurer, Santa Cruz MTAC, 221 Nevada St, Santa Cruz CA 95060. Refreshments will be available at intermission. Come enjoy a wonderful afternoon of duos and support our talented local youth at the same time!