Masterclass with Orli Shaham
Tuesday 19 July 2016
Recital Hall East
Level 1, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
Sydney Conservatorium of Music and the Sydney International Piano Competition of Australia offer you the opportunity to attend a masterclass with acclaimed pianist, Orli Shaham. You are invited to witness her working with talented students, workshopping techniques to perfect their craft in an ‘open lesson’ format.
A consummate musician recognised for her grace, subtlety and vitality, Orli Shaham has established an impressive international reputation as one of today’s most gifted pianists. Hailed by critics on four continents, Shaham is in demand for her prodigious skills and admired for her interpretations of both standard and modern repertoire.
Highlights of her 2014-2015 season include the Aspen Music Festival, Arizona Musicfest, the “Chicago Symphony Presents” series, and concerto performances with Orchestre National de France in Paris, the San Francisco Symphony, St. Louis Symphony, and Colorado Springs Philharmonic. Shaham is the Artistic Director for Pacific Symphony’s chamber music series in Costa Mesa, California, a position she has held since 2007, and for the interactive children’s concert series, Baby Got Bach, which she founded in 2010.
Recent concert highlights include Shaham’s performances of Steve Mackey’s piano concerto Stumble to Grace with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in Australia.
- Free, bookings not required.