Pianist Elizabeth Dorman performs Scarlatti: Two Sonatas in D major, Kk. 435 and Kk. 436, Mozart: Sonata in F major, K. 533/494, Mendelssohn: Prelude and Fugue in E minor, Opus 35, No. 1, and Bach: English Suite No. 5 in E minor, BWV 810.
Praised by Joshua Kosman of the San Francisco Chronicle for her “crisp, brightly finished” playing and her “elegance and verve,” pianist Elizabeth Dorman has soloed with orchestra in Stanford’s Bing Concert Hall, Walnut Creek’s Lesher Center for the Arts, Leipzig's Hochschule fur Musik, San Francisco’s Herbst Theater, Davies Symphony Hall, and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music.
A recent winner of the 2017 Father Merlet Award from Pro Musicis, Elizabeth performs frequently as a soloist and chamber musician, and is a member of New York’s Bridge Arts Ensemble. She recently was a finalist in the 2018 Leipzig International Bach Competition where she performed Bach's d minor concerto with the Leipzig Chamber Orchestra. Her live performances have been broadcast on national public radio, and she has appeared at summer festivals including Toronto, Sarasota, Aspen, Tanglewood, Icicle Creek, and was an Artist in Residence for two seasons at the Banff Centre.
Program presented in cooperation with Yamaha Artist Services, New York