D.M.A., Piano Performance, Boston University; studies with world renowned pianist, Eugene List, at the Manchester Music Festival (VT)
Dr. Sarah Tocco has maintained an active concert career both as a soloist and ensemble pianist since her debut at Carnegie Weill Recital Hall in New York as an accompanist. Sarah’s solo appearances include concerts at the Manaus Opera House in Brazil; the Opera House at Haiphong, Vietnam; and The International House of Music in Moscow, where she was the first American pianist to perform there. She currently appears at the Newport Contemporary Music Series and other venues in New England. Known for her lyrical and expressive tone and sensitivity in Romantic music, Sarah’s CD of music by Chopin, Brahms and Schubert has been described as “beautifully moving” and “a wonderful rendition of Brahms with depth and insightful interpretation.” She is also music director at First Parish in Westwood and has been a guest lecturer at UMass-Lowell and Northeastern University.