Before the performance: intense preparation

Craig Sheppard
Craig Sheppard (Photo: Cynthia St. Clair)

When piano professor Craig Sheppard takes the stage for his Feb. 9 recital at Meany Theater, few in the audience will be aware of the immense amount of preparation that goes into such a performance. Learn more in the fall issue of Arts and Sciences Perspectives, in which faculty artists Sheppard, Melia Watras, and Cuong Vu share how they prepare for major public performances.  Read more in A&S Perspectives.