Saturday, May 19, 2018, 7:30 pm
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Taylor: Conjunction (world premiere performance)
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2, with Andrei Romanov
Age 12 and under free
*ticket still required
$9 Seniors age 62+ / Youth age 13-21
In addition to piano performance, Andrei studied music composition at the Moscow Conservatory, and his compositions have been performed in Russia as well as at international festivals and concerts, including performances in the U.S.
Andrei is delighted to come to Redmond to perform Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2 with the Eastside Symphony.
Andrei Romanov is currently pursuing his Master's Degree in piano performance at the Manhattan School of Music, studying under Nina Svetlanova. Previously he studied at the Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory. Andrei has performed extensively in his native Russia, giving many concerts at the Moscow Conservatory as well as solo recitals in Uglich, Myshkinm, and Yaroslavl. He has also performed in Kazakhstan and Finland, as well as participated in the Atlantic Music Festival in Waterville, Maine.
Andrei has won many awards in various competitions, including First Prize at Moscow Conservatory's Improvisation Competition, First Prize at the Open All-Russian Competition of Piano Music, and First Prize at the III All-Russian Competition for Young Pianists. Competing abroad, he won First Prize at the Concorso Internazionale di Musica in Gioia del Colle, Italy, and he was a prize winner for the best performance of Rachmaninov’s compositions at the Sixth Seattle International Piano Festival and Competition.