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Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Sonata in B-flat D. 960
Polina Nazaykinskaya (b. 1987)
Anticipation, Summer Rain, and Remembrance
Richard Strauss (1864–1949) and Konstantin Soukhovetski
Trio from Der Rosenkavalier (premiere)
“Konstantin Soukhovetski is rapidly earning a reputation as a “young pianist who captivates” with his “distinctive lyricism”, “immaculate technique” and “vigor…refinement… and drama”— The New York Times
2019 Innovation Award Winner from Music Academy Of The West, Konstantin Soukhovetski has a uniquely diverse artistic voice that reaches out to both classical and popular audiences. Konstantin’s multidisciplinary collaboration frequently involves dance and film.
In upcoming seasons, Konstantin will appear at NYC’s Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall with Rachmaninoff’s 4th Piano Concerto with Pegasus: The Orchestra, and will return to Mondavi Arts Center in Sacramento to perform Brahms 2nd Piano Concerto with Auburn Symphony. Konstantin will also premiere a new ballet “Encounters” by Polina Nazaykinskaya for MorDance Company at Hunter College’s Kaye Playhouse. Konstantin and Polina’s collaboration is now featured on OClassica.com labels’ releases of three singles on iTunes and other digital platforms: Remembrance, Anticipation, and A Summer Rain.
As a composer, Konstantin’s solo violin work “Postcard from The Edge” is featured on 2 different CDs of renowned violinist Elmira Darvarova. He is also composing for film and voice. As a librettist, Konstantin is currently completing a libretto for a new opera commissioned by Mississippi Opera to be premiered in 2022/23 season.
In the fall semester of 2020, Konstantin joined the adjunct faculty of his alma mater, The Juilliard School, teaching his interpretation enhancement course, Narrative Musicianship, based on a Russian acting Method.
Konstantin is a recipient of over 16 awards and is an alumnus of The Juilliard School where he has earned his BM, MM, and AD degrees under the tutelage of Jerome Lowenthal. Born in Moscow to a family of artists, he studied at the Moscow Central Special Music School, under the auspices of the Moscow State Conservatory, with Anatoly Ryabov.
FB & IG: @therockstarpianist / www.konstantinthepianist.com
Salon Series is generously supported by Louis K. and Susan P. Meisel, Sandy and Stephen Perlbinder, The Jeannette and H. Peter Kriendler Charitable Trust, and sponsored by Yamaha Artist Services, Inc.
Friday Nights are made possible, in part, by Presenting Sponsor, Bank of America.
Additional support provided by Sandy and Stephen Perlbinder.