Summer Music Series presents Alexander Beyer, piano


 Chrysler Museum of Art in the Kaufman Theater

Sunday, June 9, 2024, at 2 p.m.

Admission: Free

ALL ARE WELCOME!


Alex Beyer plays Rachmaninoff Op 39 No 4

Program

  • Works of Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, and Schubert

* Program is expected to run about an hour.  Program subject to change.

About Alexander Beyer

Alexander Beyer, 30, has received warm praise for his performances nationally and internationally. In 2016, he received Third Prize in the Queen Elisabeth Competition, and was named one of five finalists of the American Pianists Association Awards. He has been a guest soloist with major orchestras in the United States and Europe, including the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the Brussels Philharmonic, the National Orchestra of Belgium, the Royal Orchestra of Wallonia, and the Irish National Symphony Orchestra. He has also performed with the Milwaukee, Charlotte, Hartford, New Haven, Waterbury, and Bridgeport Symphony Orchestras, among others. Recent performances have brought him to Greece, Slovakia, Holland, Belgium, and across the United States. He received Sixth Prize at the 2015 US Chopin Competition, and Third Prize at the 2015 Dublin International Piano Competition. Beyer was a 2012 US Presidential Scholar in the Arts.

Beyer has performed in and directed many benefit concerts for local arts initiatives in his hometown of Fairfield, CT. He has lived in Norfolk, VA since 2021.