Charlie Albright, piano

Pavilion Chamber Series

Hailed as “among the most gifted musicians of his generation” with a “dazzling natural keyboard affinity” who “made quite an impression,” by the Washington Post—American pianist, composer and improviser Charlie Albright is the recipient of the prestigious 2014 Avery Fisher Career Grant and 2010 Gilmore Young Artist Award. Albright also won the 2014 Ruhr Klavier Festival Young Artist Award presented by Marc-André Hamelin (Germany) and first prize at the Lawrence based International Institute for Young Musicians Competition.

“Jaw-dropping technique and virtuosity meshed with a distinctive musicality.” The New York Times

Program

Schubert                               Two Impromptus from Opus 90
No. 3 in G-flat Major
No. 2 in E-flat Major

Janácek                                Sonata 1.X.1905
The Presentiment
The Death

Albright                                 Improvisation

Strauss/Schulz-Evler            Concert Arabesques on Themes from “On the Beautiful Blue Danube”

Chopin                                  Etudes, Op. 25

Program subject to change.

Event Sponsor

dave and gunda hiebert


Artist Links

Charlie Albright Website