Annual Benefit ~ Shining Stars in the Desert

January 29th at 5:00pm

Annual Benefit ~ Shining Stars in the Desert

Event Location:

The Club at Morningside
39033 Morningside Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Event Description:

January 29, 2024 – Honoring JoAnn Wellner

In an evening that features two of music’s fastest rising stars, Palm Springs International Piano Competition will present 19 year old New York jazz sensation, Anais Reno, along with renowned Music Director/Pianist, Pete Malinverni, in their Coachella Valley debut. This performance will also include several surprise guests and is not to be missed!

Joining the evening will be 17-year-old virtuosic pianist, Nathaniel Zhang, winner of the 2019 Junior Solo & Concerto Divisions of PSIPC’s Competition (formerly the Waring). This astounding young pianist will perform classical and popular favorites that are sure to have the audience on their feet.

The Performances will be followed by a gourmet meal at the beautiful Club at Morningside.

Proceeds benefit Palm Springs International Piano Competition’s education, outreach and 2025 Competition.