Event

Brahms and the Schumann’s
19
Apr
2020

Brahms and the Schumann’s

  • Location:111 Spring Street, South Salem, NY
  • Venue:South Salem Presbyterian Church
  • Length:4pm

Artist: Domenic Cheli

Dominic Cheli’s playing has been described as “spontaneous yet perfect, the best of how a young person can play” (Symphony Magazine).He enjoys a rapidly advancing career, including his Walt Disney Concert Hall Debut with legendary conductor Valery Gergiev and his Carnegie Hall Recital Debut, as well as upcoming CDs on the Naxos label. In 2017 Dominic was named 1st prize winner of the Concert Artists Guild Competition in New York City.

Winner of the 2017 Music Academy of the West Concerto Competition, Dominic performedProkofiev’s 2nd Piano concerto with conductor, composer and MacArthur “Genius Grant”recipient, Matthew Aucoin. Described as a“barnstorming Goliath” Mr. Cheli’s performance “roared like a locomotive, shot firebrands of energy this way and that, while the piano strained to keep in one piece under the thrall ofCheli’s glorious technique.” (Santa BarbaraVoice Magazine).

Program:

Robert Schumann: Arabeske Op.18
Clara Schumann: Romanze Op.21 No.1
Brahms: 6 Piano Pieces Op.118
Brahms: Piano Sonata No.3 in f minor Op.5