Radius Center was host to An Afternoon of Ragtime Piano Sunday, November 13, 2016. This is the fifth-year Radius has hosted the popular event feature winners of the San Antonio Ragtime Youth Festival. The Youth Festival celebrated its 15th year of competition and judge, Dr. Bryan Wright, was the master of ceremonies introducing the 2016 winners as each performed their winning pieces.
Dr. Wright, professor at the University of Pittsburgh, also dazzled the capacity crowd with his talents in Ragtime performance. Joining Wright was Ezequiel Palleja, founder of the Ragtime Festival of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Both gentlemen amazed the audience with their talents performing the difficult movements of Ragtime music.