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Brilliant Russian Pianist Vyacheslav Gryaznov Returns to Bay Area

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Steinway Society The Bay Area Brilliant Russian Pianist Vyacheslav Gryaznov Returns to Bay Area

Steinway Society – The Bay Area is proud to present highly regarded Russian pianist, composer and transcriptionist Vyacheslav Gryaznov in concert 2:30pm, Sunday, February 10 at San Jose’s Trianon Theatre. Winner of numerous prestigious competitions, Gryaznov proved immensely popular in his 2016 West Coast debut with Steinway Society, prompting an enthusiastic request that he be invited to return. Since then, he has gathered acclaim at Berlin Philharmonie and Carnegie Hall, among others, and his piano transcriptions have skyrocketed to the top 10 piano music list of Schott Publishing, a world leader in sheet music sales.

He now returns to San Jose, bringing his thoughtful and lustrous performances of two Rachmaninoff masterworks, the Ten Preludes and the Six Moments Musicaux.A pre-concert lecture begins at 1:45pm and a Meet-the-Artist follows.

He is the composer of more than 30 concert arrangements and transcriptions. His works have been performed by Boris Berezovsky, Alexander Ghindin, Nikita Mndoyants, Tomoharu Ushida, Quartet Ebéne, the Messiaen-Quartet, the Moscow State Chamber Choir, the Moscow Philharmonic and State Symphony Orchestras, and by many other musicians. His works are heard in concert halls all over the world, and chosen for prestigious international music contests such as Moscow’s Tchaikovsky Competition. His transcriptions beautifully complement his performances, revealing his great art in transcription as an integral part of his creative life.

For more information visit his personal website http://gryaznoff.com/en/

“… Vyacheslav Gryaznov… is a brilliant pianist and composer. The virtuosity and inventiveness of his transcriptions fascinate and enthral.” Musical Life magazine

  • Venue: Trianon Theatre
  • Date: Sun February 10, 2019 2:30pm
  • City: San Jose
  • Price Range: $40 to $60
  • Tickets: 408-990-0872

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Program

Rachmaninoff

Ten Preludes

Rachmaninoff

Six Moments Musicaux

Performers