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Alexander Korsantia Recital

Date: 07/20/13
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Audience: Public
Sponsored By: School of Fine & Performing Arts
Cost: $29 general reserved; $24 reserved senior (62+), faculty/staff/student
Location: McKenna Theatre
Contact: Box Office, x3880
Web Site: www.newpaltz.edu/piano

PianoSummer presents Alexander Korsantia. Dubbed “a major a” by the Miami Herald and a “quiet maverick” by the Daily Telegraph, pianist Alexander Korsantia has been praised for the “clarity of his technique, richly varied tone and dynamic phrasing” (Baltimore Sun), and a “piano technique where difficulties simply do not exist” (Calgary Sun). The Boston Globe found his interpretation of Pictures of an Exhibition to be “a performance that could annihilate all others one has heard.” And, the Birmingham Post gushed that “his intensely responsive reading was shot through with a vein of constant fantasy, whether musing or mercurial.”