Category: Piano

Opening concert gets Brahms series off to glorious start

By Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer Between this just-past Sunday afternoon and a Sunday afternoon next April, eight distinguished members of … Continue reading Continue reading

Performance highlights summer piano workshop

A highlight of the Edward Auer Summer Piano Workshop was Wednesday evening’s guest recital, given in Auer Hall by Winston … Continue reading Continue reading

Cohen Plays a Masterful Brahms Piano Concerto in D Minor with the San Diego Symphony

by Ken Herman As San Diego’s Upright and Grand Piano Festival pulls into the home stretch, it was fitting to … Continue reading Continue reading

Arnaldo Cohen shines in SD Symphony debut

Piano virtuoso fills in for Horacio Gutiérrez Friday and delivers dramatic performance By Christian Hertzog | noon Jan. 31, 2016 Big … Continue reading Continue reading

Franz Liszt Mini-Fest a hit

Karen Shaw, chair of the Department of Piano and president of the American Liszt Society IU chapter, recently presented “Franz … Continue reading Continue reading

Hoosierpalooza at Grammy Awards

Hoosierpalooza at Grammy Awards By Rita Kohn The Grammy Bunch: current and past nominees with a Hoosier connection Submitted Photos … Continue reading

The Jacobs School mourns the passing of alumnus Thomas Mastroianni

It is with sadness that the Jacobs School of Music shares the news of the death of pianist Thomas Mastroianni, September … Continue reading Continue reading

Music Review: Read Gainsford

Pianist gives full measure By Peter Jacobi   “Too many notes.” That’s what a friend whispered to me as pianist … Continue reading Continue reading

Piano competition names two winners

The waiting room of the Jacobs School of Music’s Ford-Crawford Hall was filled with hushed tones and small clusters of … Continue reading Continue reading

Jeremy Denk Is to Receive the Avery Fisher Prize

String of High Notes for Pianist By MICHAEL COOPER BOSTON — Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven are playing Scrabble in heaven. … Continue reading Continue reading