Program

    ComposerWorkYear
    Wolfgang Amadeus MozartPiano Sonata in B-flat major, KV 3331784
    Sergei RachmaninoffÉtude Tableau in A minor, Op. 39 No. 21916
    Sergei RachmaninoffPrelude in C minor, Op. 23 No. 71903
    Modest MussorgskyPictures At An Exhibition1874


    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.