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1997-99
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1997

October 24 Tampa. University of South Florida. College of Fine Arts. Master Class. Convocation and lecture on music criticism. 1PM-4PM.

October 28: St. Petersburg, Florida. Eckerd College. McArthur Center8PM. Joint engagement with Hugh Downs for his lecture, The Heart of Music. Works of Downs and Mahler.

January 11. St. Petersburg, Florida. Museum of Fine Arts. Palladian Music Series. Recital. Music of Beethoven, Chopin, Roman, Schumann, Liszt, Mompou, Scriabin. Verdi-Liszt 2PM.


SELECTED CONCERTS-HIGHLIGHTS

1998

January 24. Putney, Vermont. The Putney School. Recital. Music of Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, Debussy, Scriabin, Wagner.

January 27. Boston. Boston Conservatory of Music. Seully Hall. Recital. Music of Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, Debussy, Scriabin. 8PM.

January 28. 6PM. Boston Conservatory of Music. Master Class. Seully Hall

April 2-4. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Recital, lecture and master classes on Scriabin for Conference "Scriabin at the Crossroads of the 21st Century". POSTPONED

October 9. El Paso Texas. International Chopin Festival. El Paso Community College. All-Chopin program

October 17th. Dallas, Texas. Keynote Speaker at the National Piano Pedagogy Conference.


1999

March 20. Bethesda, Maryland. Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church. With dramatic soprano, Joanna Porackova. Sponsored by Americus Records

March New York. Kosciuzko Foundation. Chopin Sesquicentennial Concert. David Dubal, host. Date TBA

April Malmo, Sweden. Dates TBA.

June 12 Beaulieu, Hampshire England. Music in the Abbey Series. Estate of Lord Montagu of Beaulieu

June 19 Gerlesborg Art School, Hamburgsand, Sweden. Recital with Joanna Porackova, soprano.



2000

Recital at Malenki Zal Gelendzhik Uchilische, on the Black Sea, Russia.

Adjudicator of the Russian “Young Prince” Competition Gelendazhik, Russia

Adjudicator of the Greta Erikson European Piano Competition, Karlstad, Sweden.

Recital at Sannerudsskolans Aula, Kil, Sweden
Recital at Sunsta Aulan, Karlstad, Sweden

Recitals and residency at the Artists Colony Gerlesborgsskolan, Hamburgsund near Gothenberg, Sweden.

Tour of Russia with concerts in Moscow, Krasnodar, Sochi, and St Petersbur



2001

April. Adjudicator at the International Piano Competition at Jaen, Spain

July. Chamber Music concerts at the Gerleborgsskolan, Sweden. (Including an all-Nietzsche concert)

August. Recital for the Beijing Piano Series at the Great Hall of the Forbidden City, Beijing, China. Sponsored by Volkswagon. Sound Foundation China.

Concerts and masterclasses in Beijing and Shanghai.



2002-2003

May. Le Petit Trianon, San Jose, California. Richard Strauss’ melodrama for piano and narrator, Enoch Arden, performed with actor Reni Santoni

Adjudicator(2002 and 2003) at the Russian International Russian Music Competition, San Jose, California.



2003-2006

On tour with actor Michael York in Richard Strauss' melodrama Enoch Arden for piano and narrator. Concerts on the following venues, among others:

The Royal Palace, Stockholm, Sweden
The Artists Colony at Gerlesborgsskolan, Hamburgsund near Gothenburg, Sweden
The Brooklyn School of Music, New York
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
The Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC
Farringford, Estate of Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Isle of Wight, England
WNYC Radio, New York City
The Leepa-Rattner Museum, Tarpon Springs, Florida
The Kravis Center, West Palm Beach, Florida






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