Interviews

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Interview With Alberto Ferro: An Award-Winning Italian Pianist Sharing His Musical Journey
Meet Alberto Ferro, an Italian pianist who has been a prize winner in many prestigious competitions. To name a few, he was awarded the first prize and Audience Prize at the International Telekom Beethoven Competition in Bonn (2017) and the
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Interview with Dr. Judith Lynn Stillman
Musician, Filmmaker, and Artistic Visionary
“Music is ubiquitous – it crosses borders and cultures:” Dr. Judith Lynn Stillman is a highly accomplished pianist who received her training at the prestigious Juilliard School. Her career has spanned beyond classical music performances, including playing in refugee camps.
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Interview With Kenneth Kam
Lutenist and Classical Guitarist from Hong Kong
Meet Kenneth Kam, a Hong Kong-born classical guitarist, lutenist, researcher, and educator who lives in Rochester, New York. Kenneth and I met when we studied at Hong Kong Baptist University. In this interview, we will learn about Kenneth as a
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World Premiere
Raymond Yiu: Violin Concerto
Interlude last talked to composer and scholar Raymond Yiu in 2021 on the occasion of the world premiere of “Old Bei,” a work commissioned by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra to celebrate the Beethoven anniversary year. At the end of
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Interview With Laure Chan
Meet Laure Chan, a young and talented composer and violinist whose album playing with Sinfonia Perdita has recently been released. In this interview, Laure tells us her background and how she became a violinist. She also tells us about the
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Leah Claiborne and Her Two-Volume Piano Music of Black Composer
Dr. Leah Claiborne, a pianist, scholar, and educator, advocates for seeking diversity and introducing and promoting piano music by black composers through her performances, research, and teaching. She is an Assistant Professor of Music at the University of the District
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Interview With Pianist and Educator Chi Hoi Jimmy Cheung: His Musical Adventures
Meet Dr. Jimmy Cheung, a pianist and educator who was born in Hong Kong but currently resides in the United States. He is also a double bass player. He recently graduated from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM).
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Meet Leszek Możdżer: the Jazz Gem and Pianist from Poland
Leszek Możdżer is considered as the greatest gift of Jazz in Poland. A virtuosic pianist, composer, and producer, Możdżer has recently released an album, “Composites,” and was featured in a documentary, Chopin: I am Not Afraid of Darkness. Both the
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