Date of Birth
29 Nov 1988
Box 75 Site 600 RR6
SK S7K 3J9
Repertoire: The preliminaries
Round 1: 20-minute recital
|Rameau||Tambourin from Suite for Keyboard in E minor||1|
|Chopin||Polonaise in e-flat Minor, Op.26 No.2||7|
|Carl Vine||Bagatelle No.5||Yes||3|
|Schubert||Impromptu No.3 in G-flat major, D899||6|
|Rameau||Le Rappel des Oiseaux from Suite for Keyboard in E minor||2|
Round 2: 30-minute recital
|Haydn||Sonata in C major, HOB XVI:48||10|
Repertoire: The semi-finals
Round 1: 65-minute recital
|Beethoven||The 33 Variations on a waltz by Anton Diabelli, Op. 120||53|
Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music
Sonata for Violin and Piano
Brahms: Sonata No 3 in D minor Op 108
Franck: Piano Quintet in F minor
Repertoire: The Finals
Round 1: 18th Century Concerto
Beethoven: Concerto No 1 in C major Op 15
Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto
Liszt: Concerto No 2 in A major S.125
BiographyCanadian pianist, Samuel Deason made his concerto debut performing Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No.2 under Peter Oundjian as the first concerto performance in Koerner Hall in Toronto.
Samuel Deason has performed Prokofiev Concerto No.2 with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, and concerti by Liszt-Busoni, Khachaturian, Shostakovich, and Gershwin with orchestras across North America and Europe.
Recital performance highlights include Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations for the Master Piano Recital Series in Ottawa, Shostakovich’s Piano Quintet with the Amati Quartet, and a recital for the Dame Myra Hess series in Chicago.
In 15/16 Samuel embarks on a six-concert recital tour under the auspices of OSAC, and returns to the Myra Hess Series.
Samuel Deason studied with Marc Durand and Leon Fleisher at the Glenn Gould School, Robert McDonald at the Banff Centre, and with Menahem Pressler at Indiana University. Presently, Samuel studies under Boris Slutsky at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore on full scholarship.
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