Ties that Bind

Ties that Bind

Dear Friends of the Art of the Piano, I hope the season finds you well. The leaves fluttering; sometimes rising, and all eventually falling, seem to be a metaphor for the moment which at times finds us feeling helpless. However, as always, this too shall pass. On the...
Leon Fleisher

Leon Fleisher

The Art of the Piano Foundation mourns passing of the legendary Leon Fleisher. He was to have joined us for the third consecutive summer this year, but alas, it was not to be.I first played for Fleisher in 1986, during my first year at Peabody Conservatory for his...
AoP: Take Five.™ Season 1 – Episode 2

AoP: Take Five.™ Season 1 – Episode 2

Season 1, Episode 2 by Awadagin Pratt https://artofthepiano.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Take-5-Season-1-Ep-2_mixdown_6.mp3 Season I, Episode 2   Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in  D Major, BWV 1050 I. Allegro Awadagin Pratt, piano, + DeMarre McGill, flute...
AoP: Take Five.™ Season 1 – Episode 2

AoP: Take Five.™ Season I – Episode 1

Season 1, Episode 1 by Awadagin Pratt https://artofthepiano.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Project-1-33020-2.02-AM.m4a Download this episode Season I, Episode 1 Brahms: “Lerchengesang” (transcription Geringas.)   Zuill Bailey, Cello, Awadagin Pratt, Piano ...
Karakulidi Takes 3rd at Olga Kern

Karakulidi Takes 3rd at Olga Kern

Simon Karakulidi takes 3rd 2018 Art of the Piano Young Artist + Enlight Prize winner has taken third place at the second triennial Olga Kern Competition Simon Karakulidi, 2018 Young Artist and Enlight Prize winner, took 3rd prize at the Second Triennial Olga Kern...