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The Washington Group Cultural Fund Presents Pavlo Gintov, Pianist
September 30, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
The Washington Group Cultural Fund Cultural Fund will open its 25th Anniversary Season with a concert by pianist Pavlo Gintov. Described by critics as “a poet of the keyboard” and as a “musical storyteller”, Mr. Gintov will perform and discuss the style and content of piano fantasies from different musical eras, from Bach to Corigliano.Following his debut at the Kyiv Philharmonic Hall at the age of 12, Mr. Gintov has been touring throughout Europe, Asia, Africa and the United States, appearing on such stages as Carnegie Hall in New York, Berlin Philharmonic Hall, Teatro Verdi Nationale in Milan, the Great Hall of Moscow Conservatory and Kioi Hall in Tokyo. A native of Ukraine, Mr. Gintov won a First Prize in the Premiere Takamatsu International Piano Competition in Japan, where in addition he was awarded four special prizes, First Prize in the 2010 Bradshaw and Buono International Piano Competition and First Prize in The World Competition in 2013. He holds a Doctor of Musical Art degree from the Manhattan School of Music in New York City, where he studied with Nina Svetlanova A reception will follow. WHEN: Sunday, September 30 …. 3:00 pm WHERE: The Lyceum, 201 South Washington Street, Alexandria, VA COST: Suggested donation $20.00; students free … Unreserved seating FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please visit http://www.twgcf.org or email: Venue phone: 703-838-4994 To become a sponsor of TWGCF Music Series, please send a check for $100/individual, $200/couple to Rosalie Norair, 9311 Persimmon Tree Rd., Potomac, MD 20854-4327