Artists

Nothing is quite like watching a live performance by an incredible pianist. Whether a solo performance or in concert with an orchestra, the skill and musicality of the performer is on display for all to see and hear. In this section, we provide news and information about the world’s classical pianists, their triumphs and their trials. There’s also a subsection on the world of piano competitions.

#22 Piano Currents 30 Under 30: Lucas Geniusas

Lukas Geniušas Born in Moscow in 1990, Lukas Geniušas started piano studies at the age of five in the preparatory department of the Chopin Music College in Moscow and went on to graduate with top honors in 2008. He was born into a family of musicians, a fact which...

Neville Marriner Dies at 92

While Piano Currents focuses on pianists, noting the passing of Neville Marriner seems appropriate considering his role in creating so many incredible piano-related recordings. RIP, Sir Neville. Neville Marriner, a prolific British conductor responsible for some of...

#24 Piano Currents 30 Under 30: Federico Colli

After the First Prize at the Salzburg Mozart Competition in 2011 and the winning with Gold Medal at The Leeds International Piano Competition in 2012, Federico Colli embarked on a series of prestigious concerts in several parts of the world, achieving a great success...

Piano Love

One way to know if you're going to make the piano your life? If you can't do anything else. In a preview of the Rising Stars Series, Gilmore International Keyboard Festival executive director Dan Gustin says to expect pianists of remarkable caliber to visit Kalamazoo...

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