Piano Masterclass with Ignat Solzhenitsyn
Monday, April 5, 2021 - 6:30pm
Online: https://duke.zoom.us/my/j4434625611. Piano students will participate in a masterclass with Ignat Solzhenitsyn. The public is welcome to observe online. Ignat Solzhenitsyn is an acclaimed pianist and conductor who serves as Principal Guest Conductor of the Moscow Symphony Orchestra and Conductor Laureate of the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia. His extensive touring schedule in the United States and Europe has included concerto performances with numerous major orchestras, including those of Boston, Chicago, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Seattle, Baltimore, Montreal, Toronto, London, Paris, Israel and Sydney, and collaborations with such distinguished conductors as Herbert Blomstedt, James Conlon, Charles Dutoit, Valery Gergiev, André Previn, Gerard Schwarz, Wolfgang Sawallisch, Yuri Temirkanov and David Zinman. A winner of the Avery Fisher Career Grant, Ignat Solzhenitsyn serves on the faculty of the Curtis Institute of Music.