Petra Pacaric and Friends will perform the second concert in the 2016 Summer Concert Series hosted by the Friends of the Academy Library. Playing a combination of Brazilian bossa novas, Argentinian tangos, and American, French and Latin jazz numbers, the band will feature Petra Pacaric on vocals, Tom LaMark on piano, John Baboian on guitar, and Dave Landoni on bass. The concert will be held on Wednesday, July 13, at 7 p.m. in the Academy Library on Front Street in Exeter.
Austrian-born and classically-trained vocalist Petra Pacaric performs on the concert stage and in clubs and private venues across the United States and Europe. Pacaric received her master’s in voice performance from the Boston Conservatory and her master’s in conference interpretation and translation from the University of Innsbruck, Austria. In addition to maintaining an extensive performance schedule, she teaches voice classes at Phillips Exeter Academy and maintains a private voice studio in Portsmouth.