WSKG and the Classical Pianists of the Future proudly present an Expressions recital featuring Olga Krayterman. Olga is a Belarussian-born American pianist and an accomplished performer of solo and chamber repertoire. In addition to garnering the 2013 Young Artist Prize of the National Federation of Music Clubs, she has also been awarded first prizes at the Concours International de Piano du Moulin d’Andé in France, the Stravinsky Competition, the Southeastern Piano Festival in South Carolina, and a prize at the Thousand Island International Piano Competition.
Having begun her piano study in her native Belarus, Olga continued her musical education in Cincinnati after immigrating to the U.S. with her family in 1995.
Olga has earned her Doctorate in Piano Performance and Literature with a Minor in Music Theory at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY, where she also completed her Master’s and her Bachelor’s with High Distinction. Additionally a passionate teacher and adjudicator, Olga serves as a Graduate Instructor at Eastman and teaches piano at the Eastman Community Music School, where in 2014 she was awarded the Jack L. Frank Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Olga performs pieces from Bach, Liszt, Chopin and Scriabin during this Expressions concert, which was filmed before a live studio audience. The program is hosted by WSKG Classical Music Director, Bill Snyder.
“Partita No. 3, BWV 827” (J.S. Bach)
“Apres une Lecture du Dante” (F. Liszt)
“Two Mazurkas, Op. 7, No. 1 & Op. 68, No. 4 (F. Chopin)
“Fantasy In B Minor, Op. 32 (A. Scriabin)
“Scriabin Poems Op. 32” (A. Scriabin)
For more information about Olga Krayterman please visit her website at: http://www.olgakrayterman.com/index.html
For more information about the Classical Pianists of the Future please visit their website at: cpotf.org