Recital of Nicolas Namoradze
Bach: Partita No. 6 in E minor BWV 830 — I. Toccata
Beethoven: Sonata No. 22 in F major Op. 54
Scriabin: Sonata No. 9 Op. 68
Namoradze: Piano Etudes (I “Major Scales”, II “Mostly Triads”, III “Moving Mirrors”)*
* Hungarian Premiere
Pianist and composer Nicolas Namoradze, whose performances have been hailed by critics as “sparkling… sensitive and coloristic” (New York Times) and “simply gorgeous” (Wall Street Journal), has given recitals at prestigious venues in several countries around the world. He has appeared as a soloist with renowned orchestras and conductors in Europe and the United States, and his performances in Hungary, Georgia, Spain and the US have been broadcast on radio and television. His compositions have been commissioned and performed by leading artists and festivals in the United States.
After completing his undergraduate studies in Budapest, Vienna and Florence, Nicolas moved to New York for his Master’s at Juilliard. He now pursues his Doctorate at the CUNY Graduate Center holding the Graduate Center Fellowship, studying piano with Emanuel Ax and Yoheved Kaplinsky and composition with John Corigliano. Nicolas serves on the faculty of Queens College.
Admission is free!