New York Philharmonic Names Pianist András Schiff as its 2022/23 Artist-in-Residence

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Hungarian pianist Sir András Schiff has been named because the New York Philharmonic‘s Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence for the 2022/23 season.

The 68-year-old will play two applications that function him as concerto soloist, in addition to conduct the orchestra, carry out a solo recital, and collaborate with the orchestra’s gamers for a chamber music look. Schiff’s residency will coincide with the orchestra’s return to the newly-finished David Geffen Corridor, which has been just lately been revitalized.

At current, the New York Philharmonic has listed Schiff’s appearances by to the top of April. One program contains Haydn’s Piano Concerto in D alongside Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20, with Schiff conducting the orchestra within the overture from Mozart’s Don Giovanni and Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony.

A second program sees Schiff carry out Bartók’s Piano Concerto No. 3, with Ivan Fischer main the orchestra in Dohnányi’s Symphonic Minutes and Mozart’s Jupiter Symphony. Schiff may even give an Artist Highlight recital on April 11, with this system but to be introduced.

Born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1953, Schiff studied piano on the Liszt Ferenc Academy with Pal Kadosa, György Kurtág, and Ference Rados, and in London with George Malcome. He has carried out cycles of the whole Beethoven sonatas, along with taking part in the whole works of J.S. Bach, Haydn, Schubert, and Bartók. Having collaborated with the world’s main orchestras and conductors, he now focuses totally on solo recitals, play-conducting appearances, and unique conducting initiatives.

His many honors embrace the Worldwide Mozarteum Basis’s Golden Medal, Germany’s Nice Cross of Advantage with Star, Royal Philharmonic Society’s Gold Medal, a knighthood for companies to music, and a doctorate from the Royal School of Music.

You possibly can view all the small print of Schiff’s residency right here.


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