Saturday, November 5, 2016 at the San Mateo Public Library, 3 pm
Hailed worldwide for his elegant and insightful interpretations, balanced artistry and brilliant technique, ANDREW VON OEYEN has established himself as one of the most captivating pianists of his generation. Since his debut at age 16 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Esa-Pekka Salonen, Mr. von Oeyen has excelled in a broad spectrum of concerto repertoire with major orchestras worldwide and has led orchestral works by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Ravel and Kurt Weill. Mr. von Oeyen has appeared in recital at many prestigious halls in Europe and North America, and in every major concert hall of Japan and South Korea. Mr. von Oeyen, of German and Dutch origin, was born in the U.S. He began his piano studies at age 5 and made his solo orchestral debut at age 10. An alumnus of Columbia University and graduate of The Juilliard School, he won the prestigious Gilmore Young Artist Award in 1999 and also took First Prize in the Leni Fe Bland Foundation National Piano Competition in 2001. Mr. von Oeyen lives in Paris and Los Angeles.
One-hour presentation, appropriate for all ages. Great for the whole family!
San Mateo Public Library, 55 3rd Avenue, San Mateo
Free admission, free parking.