Program

Composer Work Year
Sergei Rachmaninoff Études-Tableaux, Op. 33 1911
Intermission
Sergei Rachmaninoff Études-Tableaux, Op. 39 (selections) 1916
Sergei Rachmaninoff Ten Preludes, Op. 23 (selections) 1903
Sergei Rachmaninoff Thirteen Preludes, Op. 32 (selections) 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.