09 May Special Concert by John Kamitsuka: Mompou, Mozart, & Beethoven
Chatham, NY 12037
While it is true that you can see and hear pianist John Kamitsuka perform works by Mompou, Mozart, and Beethoven on June 19 at Carnegie Hall, on June 15 at 3pm he will perform these same works here in our Hall.
Don’t miss this Special Concert by a world class performer! Buy or reserve your tickets here.
Mr. Kamitsuka performs regularly throughout the United States, South America, Europe and Japan. He has played at prominent New York City venues such as Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall, the 92nd Street Y and Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall. He has appeared at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival in South Carolina; Queen Elizabeth Hall, St. John’s Smith Square and St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London; the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival in Germany; Cercle de l’Union Interaliée and Chateau de l’Hermitage in France; Teatro Ghione, the American Academy in Rome, Università Cattolica, Collegio Borromeo and Sala del Conservatorio Santa Cecilia in Italy. Mr. Kamitsuka is also invited regularly to do residencies which include master classes and concerts at numerous colleges and universities and is a Visiting Artist at the American Academy in Rome for the academic year 2012-13. John Kamitsuka began formal piano studies at the age of five and by twelve had performed in solo recitals and as a soloist with symphony orchestras. He continued his studies with teachers at the Toho School of Music in Tokyo and returned to the United States to accept a scholarship to Indiana University where he studied with Abbey Simon and Julius Herford. He later pursued doctoral studies at the State University of New York at Stony Brook with Gilbert Kalish and Richard Goode, and studies privately with Sophia Rosoff in New York.