Conrad Tao: American Rage

Conrad Tao has appeared worldwide as a pianist and composer and has been dubbed a musician of “probing intellect and open-hearted vision” by The New York Times, who also cited him “one of five classical music faces to watch.” Tao is a recipient of the prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant, and was named a Gilmore Young Artist — an honor awarded every two years highlighting the most promising American pianists of the new generation. A Warner Classics recording artist, Tao will perform music from his new album American Rage and new improvisations for piano and electronics.

Octave 9

Dates and Tickets

  • 6 Mar (Fri) 2020 8:00PM
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Doors open

30 minutes prior to performance

Location

Octave 9: Raisbeck Music Center - Benaroya Hall

Performers

Conrad Tao

Piano

Conrad Tao has appeared worldwide as a pianist and composer, and has been dubbed a musician of “probing intellect and open-hearted vision” by the New York Times, a “thoughtful and mature composer” by NPR, and “ferociously talented” by TimeOut New York. Tao’s career as composer has garnered eight consecutive ASCAP Morton Gould Young Composer Awards and the Carlos Surinach Prize from BMI.