NOVEMBER 19, 2017 City Hall of Subotica 8:OO pm
OPENING CEREMONY of the 4th International Piano Fest
PIANO DUO KANAZAWA & ADMONY (JAPAN/ISRAEL)
Franz Liszt: Symphonic Poem No. 3 “Les Prelude’s”
Alexander Scriabin: Fantasy in A minor
George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Married couple, The Kanazawa-Admony Piano Duo has won the first prize in 5 international piano duo competitions: 2008 Oslo Prize in Concours Grieg, 2005 Menuhin Gold Prize in Osaka International Competition, 2002 IBLA GRAND PRIZE in Italy, 2001 Rome Prize and the 2000 Tokyo Duo Competition.
Recipients of The Israel Minister of Culture Award for a Permanent Chamber Group. Taught Piano Duo master classes in The Norwegian Academy of Music, Korean National University of Arts, Japan National Piano Teachers Association, and Pacific Rim Festival in Canada. Rimsky Korsakov Conservatory in St. Petersburg, and have separately given solo master classes in Primavera Pianistica, Belgium, Poros Festival in Greece, EuroArts in Halle, Germany, MusicFest in Perugia Italy and World Piano Teachers Association in Novi Sad, Serbia.
Followed by rave reviews, appeared in over 25 countries including prestigious halls such as Carnegie Hall, New York, Argentina Theatre in Rome, Tokyo Metropolitan Festival Hall, Warsaw National Radio Hall, Budapest Congress Hall, Bulgaria Hall, Great Hall of The Odessa Philharmonic and others. International Festivals include The Budapest Spring Festival in Hungary, Klavierduo Festival in Germany, Duet in The Baltic Sea in St. Petersburg, Odessa Dialogues in Ukraine, Asian Music Festival, Oslo Grieg Festival, Felicja Blumental Festival, Upper Gallilee Festival and The Israel Festival.
Radio Broadcasts include BBC London, CBC Canada, Tokyo FM, NHK Japan, BNR Bulgaria, Budapest National Radio, Radio New Zealand, Israel “Voice of Music” and more. Appeared with Israel’s’ leading orchestras including; The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, Israel Symphony Orchestra, Israel Chamber Orchestra, Israel Kibbutz Orchestra, Israel Sinfonietta Beer Sheva, and others.
Their Symphonic Poems by Liszt with NAXOS Label was acclaimed in the music magazines Fanfare and International Piano. Latest release: Rhapsodies for Two Pianos with Romeo Record to be followed by From Mozart to Gorezki with the same Label.