March 19: Dmitry Kouzov and Yulia Fedoseeva

March 19: Dmitry Kouzov and Yulia Fedoseeva

Dmitry Kouzov and Yulia Fedoseeva perform Brahms: Sonata No. 1 for Cello and Piano in E minor, Opus 38, Beethoven: Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 4 in C Major, Opus 102, No. 1, and Debussy: Sonata for Piano and Cello in D Minor.

Hailed as “a true artist” by Maestro Mstislav Rostropovich, the young cellist Dmitry Kouzov won the First Prize at the International Beethoven Competition and the New York Cello Society “Rising Star” Award, and is a two-time laureate of Russia’s International “Virtuosi of the Year” Festival-Competition. In addition to his performing activities, Mr. Kouzov is currently Associate Professor of Cello at the University of Illinois School of Music, and was previously a faculty member at Juilliard and the Oberlin Conservatory.

Known for her passionate and musical interpretations and impressive technical facility, the St. Petersburg-born pianist Yulia Fedoseeva enjoys a varied international career as soloist, chamber musician, and teacher. Yulia has performed recitals and concerti in the major cities in Russia, and regularly performs in Russia’s most prestigious venues such as St. Petersburg Philharmonic Hall and State Capella. In addition to that, she has also performed throughout Europe in Holland, Portugal, France, Germany, Sweden, and the UK.

Dmitry Kouozov and Yulia Fedoseeva is sponsored by a generous grant from the Hind Foundation.

Sunday at 6pm
Bing Theater | Free, no reservations required
Live Stream | At concert time only

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