Maxim Lando, piano
Monday, October 28 at 7:30 PM
The Kennedy Center Terrace Theater
Kapustin: Concert Etude, Op. 40 no. 3, “Toccatina”
Beethoven: Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Op. 109
Scriabin: Prelude in B Major, Op. 11 no. 11
Lyapunov: Transcendental Etude no. 2, “Ronde des Fantômes”
Medtner: Fairy Tale, Op. 51 no. 3
Scriabin: Etude in D-sharp Minor, Op. 8 no. 12
Liszt: Transcendental Etudes, S. 139
Special sponsorship for this concert generously contributed by Irene Roth & Vicken Poochikian.
“When I was six, I first listened to the Liszt Transcendental and immediately fell in love. Finally I am living my dream of performing them, and I can’t wait to share them with you.” – Maxim Lando
Winner of the 2018 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, pianist Maxim Lando’s most recent accolade is the prestigious Gilmore Young Artist Award for 2020. In addition to his New York and Washington, DC recital debuts on the Young Concert Artists Series this season, he will perform the Beethoven Triple Concerto with violinist Daniel Hope, cellist Lynn Harrell, and the Zurich Chamber Orchestra.
Mr. Lando first received national attention at the age of fourteen, appearing on the piano bench alongside Lang Lang to perform the parts intended for Mr. Lang’s injured left hand at Carnegie Hall’s Gala Opening Night with the Philadelphia Orchestra led by Yannick Nézet-Séguin. He has also appeared with the Pittsburgh and Toronto Symphonies and the Moscow and Israel Philharmonics.
Maxim Lando is currently a student of Hung-Kuan Chen (YCA Alumnus) and Tema Blackstone at Juilliard Pre-College.