Drew Petersen with Waco Symphony
Thursday, October 17, 2019 • 7:30 p.m. • Waco Hall
Praised for his commanding and poetic performances of repertoire ranging from Bach to Zaimont, American pianist Drew Petersen is the recipient of the 2018 Avery Fisher Career Grant, 2017 American Pianists Award, and the Christel DeHaan Fellow of the American Pianists Association, as well as a residency at the University of Indianapolis. Mr. Petersen has also received prizes from the Leeds International Piano Competition, the Hilton Head International Piano Competition, Kosciuszko Foundation Chopin Competition, and the New York Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition.
Piano Concerto No. 1, S.124, E-flat major
Ein Heldenleben TrV 190, op. 40
(A Hero’s Life)