Join us on Saturday, October 9 at 3:00 pm to hear Russian pianist Ivan Gusev perform an all-Rachmaninoff program.



Program

Composer Work Year
Sergei Rachmaninoff Études-Tableaux, Op. 33 1911
Sergei Rachmaninoff Étude in E-flat minor, Op. 39 No. 5 1916
Sergei Rachmaninoff Prelude in F major, Op. 32 No. 7 1910
Sergei Rachmaninoff Prelude in A major, Op. 32 No. 9 1910
Sergei Rachmaninoff Prelude in G-sharp minor, Op. 32 No. 12 1910


About the Artist

Pianist Ivan Gusev has performed extensively in Russia, Europe, and the USA. His debut recital at Carnegie Hall in November 2018 was performed to a sold-out audience.

Ivan is a winner of the 3rd Gershwin International Music Competition (New York, USA, 2017), a prize-winner of the Chopin International Piano Competition (Hartford, USA, 2018), the New York Piano Festival and Competition (New York, USA, 2017), the Mauro Monopoli Prize International Piano Competition (Barletta, Italy, 2013), the Benditsky Russian Piano Competition (Russia, 2014), the Dorothy MacKenzie Artist Recognition Scholarship Award (International Keyboard Institute and Festival, New York, 2015), and the Third International Neuhaus Piano Competition (Russia, 2015).

Ivan Gusev was born in Karaganda, Kazakhstan. He graduated from Moscow State Conservatory with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, both with highest honors (classes of Professors Michail Voskresensky and Eliso Virsaladze). Ivan completed his Master’s program at Mannes Schools of Music at the New School in New York with Prof. Jerome Rose.


About the Concert

Our concerts take place at a private residence in southern Rhode Island near the villages of Peace Dale and Wakefield. The street address is 103 North Road, South Kingstown RI 02879.

Map and Directions

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, guests are asked to wear masks at all times while inside the venue. The performance space is well-ventilated and there is a large outdoor deck where guests can remove their masks, enjoy a drink, and socialize.

This performance begins at 3:00 pm. If your schedule permits, please join us one hour before of the performance for a discussion about the music on the concert program. After the performance, you’ll have an opportunity to meet the artists and learn more about their background, interests, and activities.


Reservations

Advance reservations are required. If you’d like to attend this concert, send us an email and tell us the number of seats to reserve. If seating is available, we’ll confirm your reservation. If not, we’ll add you to the waiting list. If you have a confirmed reservation and you later decide not to attend, please let us know so others can take your place.

The suggested contribution is $40 per person. Contributions are collected at the door. We accept cash, personal checks, and credit cards.