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      Ieva Jokubaviciute

      Ieva Jokubaviciute

      Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano

      J.S. Bach: Chorale preludes transcribed for piano by F. Busoni Ich rufe zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639  Leos Janacek: Piano sonata 1.X.1905 Predtucha – Foreboding Smrt – Death  Tristan Murail:  “Cloches d’adieu, et un sourire”  J. Brahms: from Fantasien, Op 116 Capriccio in D minor Intermezzo in A minor Capriccio in G minor […]

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      iAN&ANi Duo

      iAN&ANi Duo

      Ian Maksin, cello and Ani Gogova, piano

      Shchedrin In the Style of Albeniz (3:35) Ravel Pièce en forme de Habanera (3:08) iAN&ANi duo Ian Maksin It’s not the Wind (variations on a Russian theme) (9:27) Ian Maksin, cello  Shostakovich Three Fantastic Dances, Op. 5 (3:35) March in C major Waltz in G major Polka in C major Medtner Fairytale in A minor, […]

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      Yiming Zhang

      Yiming Zhang

      Yiming Zhang, piano

      Program: Albeniz, Issac (1860-1909) “Triana” from Iberia Book II Beethoven (1770-1827) Piano Sonata No. 23 in F Minor, Op. 57, “Appassionata” I. Allegro assai II. Andante con moto III. Allegro ma non troppo-Presto Wang, Lisan (1933-2013) Fantasy-Sonata “Black Soil-The Memory of Er-Ren-Zhuan” (2007) Born in Shanghai where, from age 4, he studied the piano privately […]

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      Winston Choi

      Winston Choi

      Winston Choi, piano

      Winner of the 2002 Orléans Concours International and Laureate of the 2003 Honens International Piano Competition, Canadian pianist Winston Choi is an inquisitive performer whose fresh approach to standard repertory, and masterful understanding, performance and commitment to works by living composers, make him one of today’s most dynamic young concert artists.

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      Miki Aoki

      Miki Aoki

      Miki Aoki, piano

      Miki Aoki plays music by Mozart, Chopin, and Gershwin.

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      Jeeyoon Kim

      Jeeyoon Kim

      Jeeyoon Kim , piano

      Program: Kreisleriana, op. 16 by Robert Schumann I. Äußerst bewegt II. Sehr innig und nicht zu rasch III. Sehr aufgeregt IV. Sehr langsam V. Sehr lebhaft VI.Sehr langsam VII. Sehr rasch VIII. Schnell und spielend Reflections in the water by Claude Debussy Movement by Claude Debussy Impromptu in G-flat major op. 90, no. 3 by […]

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      Winston Choi and Sebastian Huydts, piano

      Program: Winston Choi Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) Contrapuncti Nos. I, IV, V, VI, IX, XI from the Art of the Fugue BWV 1080 Sebastian Huydts Padre Antonio Soler (1729-1783) Sonata in C sharp minor R.356 Sonata in D flat Major R.417 (ca. 1772) Manuel de Falla (1876-1946) Fantasia Baetica (1919) Canadian pianist Winston Choi is […]

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      Roger McVey

      Roger McVey

      Roger McVey, piano

      Program: Sonata in C major, K.330 – W. A. Mozart (1756-1791) I. Allegro moderato II. Andante cantabile III. Allegretto Etude no. 2: Defensive Chili – Marc Mellits (b. 1966) Waiting for the Aeroplane – John Psathas (b. 1966) Sonata no. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 36 (rev.1931) – Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943) I. Allegro agitato II. […]

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      Michael Tsalka

      Michael Tsalka

      Michael Tsalka, piano

      Pianist and Early Keyboard performer Michael Tsalka (Israel-Netherlands) has won prizes and awards in Rome, Bayreuth, Bonn, Paris, Genoa, Tel-Aviv, Minneapolis, Berlin, Mexico City and Philadelphia. A versatile musician, he performs repertoire from the early Baroque to the contemporary on the modern piano, harpsichord, fortepiano, clavichord, square piano and chamber organ. Dr. Tsalka performs throughout Europe, the USA, Canada, Asia, Israel, Russia, New Zealand, Australia, and Latin America.

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      George Vatchnadze

      George Vatchnadze

      George Vatchnadze, Piano

      Program: L. V. Beethoven: Sonata, op. 81a in E flat major, Das Lebewohl (Les adieux) Adagio; Allegro Andante espressivo Vivacissimamente R. Schumann: Kinderscenen, op. 15 S. Rachmaninoff: Prelude in E flat major, op.23 no. 6 Etude-tableaux in D major, op.39 no. 9 “Deep authority and a stunning and reliable technique” Daniel Cariaga, Los Angeles Times […]

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      Jeffrey LaDeur

      Jeffrey LaDeur

      Jeff LaDeur, Piano

      Jeffrey LaDeur enjoys an increasingly busy career as soloist, chamber musician and educator. Praised for his “assured virtuosity” and “articulate, expressive work at the keyboard” (San Francisco Classical Voice) Jeffrey has concertized around the world including performances at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Eastman Theater, Hochschule für Musik in Frankfurt, and as artist-in-residence at the Banff Centre for the Arts.

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      Daniel Schlosberg

      Daniel Schlosberg

      Daniel Schlosberg, piano

      Ready, set, go! Daniel Schlosberg plays selections from his recent CD, “Child’s Play.” Exploring some classics of the repertoire as well as fun works by living composers, the family-friendly program will feature stories and offer a fresh approach to listening to a wide variety of piano music.

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      Michael Hall

      Michael Hall

      Michael Hall, viola & Yu-Sui Hung, piano

      Described by the New Music Connoisseur as “utterly masterful,” and Chamber Music Today as having “superb technique,” violist Michael Hall is widely known for his interpretations of new music and collaborations with a diverse range of other artists. Pianist Yu-Sui Hung is an active solo and collaborative pianist who performs and teaches internationally.

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      WarnerNuzova (Wendy Warner, cello & Irina Nuzova, piano)

      WarnerNuzova (Wendy Warner, cello & Irina Nuzova, piano)

      WarnerNuzova (Wendy Warner, cello & Irina Nuzova, piano)

      World-renowned cellist Wendy Warner and eminent pianist Irina Nuzova are earning critical acclaim for their riveting performances as the duo WarnerNuzova. Classical Candor has written “it’s almost as if one performer were playing both instruments, they are so attuned to one another’s feeling and responses,” while AllMusic has praised WarnerNuzova’s “technically spotless, extremely tight ensemble playing, ideal balance between the two instruments, and a real sense of a singular musical vision.”

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      Anthony Molinaro

      Anthony Molinaro

      Anthony Molinaro, piano

      Called “genre-defying… An original, often iconoclastic thinker equipped with a leonine technique” by the Chicago Tribune, pianist Anthony Molinaro is a formidable figure in both classical music and jazz. Having composed many original genre-crossing compositions, he returns to PianoForte for a performance and discussion about his CD Here, There and Everywhere as well as his upcoming appearance at the International Beethoven Festival.

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