Performing Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1
Performing Bruch’s Violin Concerto in G Minor
Friday: 7:30 PM – March 10, 2017, Mizner Park Amphitheater
Johannes Brahms: Tragic Overture
P.I. Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Minor
Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor
Daniel Hsu is a fast-rising pianist who was recently named the first prize winner at the 2015 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition. He has earned top prizes in numerous other competitions, most recently the bronze medal at the ninth Hamamatsu International Piano Competition in Japan and first prize at the San Jose International Piano Competition, Pacific Musical Society Piano Competition, and San Francisco Chopin Competition.
For the 2016-17 season, Hsu will make his Carnegie Hall debut on the Concert Artists Guild Competition Winners Series at Weill Recital Hall, and he will perform on a number of other prominent recital series, including New York City’s Merkin Concert Hall Tuesday Matinees and Chicago’s Dame Myra Hess Concert Series, as well as those at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts and Pepperdine University Center for the Arts and through University of Wyoming’s Cultural Programs.
A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Hsu is the Richard A. Doran Fellow at the Curtis Institute of Music, having been accepted at the age of ten, and has studied with Gary Graffman and Eleanor Sokoloff for the past eight years. Hsu is also a recipient of a Williamson Foundation for Music Grant in 2015.