TUESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2022 at 7:30PM
VENUE Matthews Theater
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Born in Nizhni Nowgorod in 1987, Igor Levit moved to Germany with his family at age eight. He completed his piano studies at Hannover Academy of Music, Theatre, and Media in 2009 with the highest academic and performance scores in the history of the institute.
Igor Levit is the 2018 Gilmore Artist and Royal Philharmonic Society’s “Instrumentalist of the Year” 2018. The New York Times describes Igor Levit as one of the "most important artists of his generation" He has been appointed a professorship at his Alma Mater in spring 2019. In November 2020 Igor Levit was nominated for a Grammy in the category "Best Classical Instrumental Solo“.