SUN, JAN 23, 2022
RICHARD STRAUSS - Violin Sonata in E-flat, op. 18
JESSIE MONTGOMERY - Rhapsody No. 1
MAURICE RAVEL - Tzigane
Abigel Kralik, violin
Maxim Lando, piano
Hungarian-American violinist Abigel Kralik quickly gaining attention as one of the next great performers. She has won top prizes at the New York International Artists Association, Vienna International Music Competition, Rising Stars (Berlin) Grand Prix, Talents for Europe International Competition, and the Koncz Janos competition. She attended the Juilliard School and received the prestigious Kovner Fellowship where she earned both undergraduate and graduate degrees while studying violin with Itzhak Perlman and Laurie Smukler. Read more about Abigel here.
American pianist Maxim Lando first received national attention at the age of 14, appearing on the piano bench alongside Lang Lang to perform the parts intended for Mr. Lang’s injured left hand, on tour and at Carnegie Hall’s Gala Opening Night with the Philadelphia Orchestra led by Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Maxim won First Prize and four special prizes at the 2018 Young Concert Artists International Auditions and opened the Young Concert Artists Series with debuts at the Kennedy Center and Carnegie Hall. Read more about Maxim here.