Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Gilmore International Keyboard Festival

André Watts

André Watts Photo: Wikipedia

The Gilmore International Keyboard Festival presents two plus weeks of superb piano performances – nearly 100 events. The Festival has become a leading American festival known the world over for celebrating the joy and power of keyboard music in concerts, lectures, master classes and films.

In tonight’s programme we have a Hungarian-American pianist André Watts performing Liszt’s Concert Etudes No.3. Watts was selected as Musical America's Musician of the Month in February 1973, giving 150 concerts, recitals and chamber performances per season. He celebrated his tenth consecutive appearance in the Lincoln Center Great Performance Series at Avery Fisher Hall.

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