American pianist Andrew Tyson is emerging as a distinctive and important new musical voice.
The recipient of a 2013 Avery Fisher Career Grant, he is a Laureate of the 2013 Queen Elisabeth Competition. In 2015, he captured First Prize at the Géza Anda Competition in Zurich, where he was also awarded the Mozart and Audience prizes.
“A real poet of the piano”— BBC Radio 3
BERG: Sonata, Op. 1
POULENC: Napoli Suite, FP 40
CHOPIN: Nocturne, 2 Mazurkas and a Ballade
SCHUBERT: Sonata No. 20 in A Major, D. 959
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