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Barber, Carter, Griffes, Ives & Zaimont: Piano Works / Petersen


Release Date: 07/20/2018 
Label:  Steinway & Sons   Catalog #: 30095  
Composer:  Charles Tomlinson GriffesCharles IvesElliott CarterJudith Lang Zaimont,   ... 
Performer:  Drew Petersen
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Acclaimed 24-year-old American pianist Drew Petersen is a sought-after soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Winner of a 2018 Avery Fisher Career Grant, the 2017 American Pianists Awards and the Christel DeHaan Fellow of the American Pianists Association, and also Artist-In-Residence at the University of Indianapolis, he has been praised for his commanding and poetic performances of repertoire ranging from Bach to Zaimont. Drew Petersen is currently a candidate in the Artist Diploma program at the Juilliard School, studying under Robert McDonald. He received his Master’s degree from Juilliard as a proud recipient of the prestigious Kovner Fellowship, and was awarded Juilliard’s Arthur Rubinstein Read more Music Prize upon graduation. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Harvard University. This recital, a daunting showcase of American piano works, is a glimpse of his remarkable musicianship. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Fantasy Pieces (3) for Piano, Op. 6 by Charles Tomlinson Griffes
Performer:  Drew Petersen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1915; USA 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 2 "Concord, Mass 1840-60": 3rd movement "The Alcotts" by Charles Ives
Performer:  Drew Petersen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912-1914; United States 
3.
Sonata for Piano by Elliott Carter
Performer:  Drew Petersen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945-1946; USA 
4.
Attars by Judith Lang Zaimont
Performer:  Drew Petersen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: United States 
5.
Sonata for Piano in E flat minor, Op. 26 by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Drew Petersen (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 

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