Piano Recital & Masterclass by Dr. Geoffrey Burleson

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Equally active as a recitalist, concerto soloist, chamber musician, and jazz performer, Geoffrey Burleson, pianist, has performed to wide acclaim throughout Europe and North America. Current recording projects include Camille Saint-Saëns: Complete Piano Works, on 5 CDs, for the Naxos Grand Piano label. Mr. Burleson’s concerto appearances include the Buffalo Philharmonic, New England Philharmonic, Boston Musica Viva, and the Holland Symfonia in the Netherlands. He has also appeared as featured soloist at the Bard Music Festival, International Keyboard Institute and Festival (New York), Monadnock Music Festival, and the Santander Festival (Spain). He is a core member of the American Modern Ensemble and Boston Musica Viva. Mr. Burleson teaches piano at Princeton University and is Professor/Director of Piano Studies at Hunter College-CUNY. He is also on the piano faculties of the CUNY Graduate Center, the International Keyboard Institute & Festival (New York), and the Interharmony International Music Festival (Italy).

Program:
Camille Saint-Saëns - from Album, Op. 72
1. Prélude
2. Carillon
5. Final
Fantasy on Wagner's "Lohengrin"

Mary Kouyoumdjian: Aghvani (Doves) (2009)
Geoffrey Burleson: Powerhouse Passacaglia (2013)
Jacob TV: The Body Of Your Dreams, for piano and electronic track (2002)
Frank Zappa: BeBop Tango


Contact Name: Joanne Chang

Contact Email: jchang@qcc.cuny.edu

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