Internationally acclaimed classical pianist Emanuel Ax will present a master class on Thursday, March 9, at noon in Mercyhurst University’s Walker Recital Hall. Three young pianists (including Mercyhurst music therapy major Grace Nowak, Mercyhurst piano performance graduate Andrija Andelic and local pre-college student Deven Shah, will perform works of Beethoven, Chopin and Schubert and receive feedback from the Grammy-winning pianist. The event is free and open to the public. The appearance of Emanuel Ax at Mercyhurst University is made possible through the generosity of the Erie Philharmonic. For more information, visit miac.mercyhurst.edu.