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Press Photos

Blue Suit

Photo Credit: Bill Wadman
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Black Suit

Photo Credit: Bill Wadman
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Brick Background

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Profile

Photo Credit: Bill Wadman
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Crossed Arms

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Outdoors

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Doorway

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At The Piano

Photo Credit: Jamie Beck
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Black and White

Photo Credit: Bill Wadman
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Documents

Michael Brown - Press Quotes

File Type: PDF (86,710 bytes)

Audio

Cadenza by Michael Brown to Mozart's Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467

Performed live in Carnegie Hall's Isaac Stern Auditorium
File Size: 2,586,773 bytes

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15, III. Rondo (Allegro Scherzando)

Performed by Michael Brown, live from Alice Tully Hall with Alan Gilbert and the Juilliard Orchestra
File Size: 10,437,806 bytes

Schubert: Sonata in D Major, D. 850, III: Scherzo: Allegro Vivace

Michael Brown, piano
File Size: 21,197,243 bytes

Albeniz: El puerto, from Iberia, Book 1

performed by pianist Michael Brown
File Size: 10,221,459 bytes

Ravel: Pièce en forme de Habanera

Michael Brown, piano
File Size: 6,541,452 bytes

Brown: Constellations and Toccata (2012)

Michael Brown, piano
File Size: 15,823,187 bytes

Video

Michael Brown plays Fauré: Nocturne No. 3 in A-flat Major, Op. 33

Gabriel Fauré: Nocturne No. 3 in A-flat Major, Op. 33
Performed by Michael Brown
Tippet Rise Art Center, The Olivier Music Barn, September 16, 2017

Film Director: Kathy Kasic
Cinematographers: Sarah Lanier, Dandan Liu, Emily Rund
Lighting Designer: Zach Hamersley
Editor: Claude DeMoss
Assistant Editor: Evangeline Koonce
Music Consultant: Devanney Haruta
Sound Recording: Monica Bolles, Monte Nickles
Piano Tuner: Mike Toia
Sound Editor: Joe Shepard
Sound Mastering: Monte Nickles
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown plays Beethoven: Variations and Fugue for Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 35, “Eroica”

Ludwig van Beethoven: Variations and Fugue for Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 35, “Eroica”
Performed by Michael Brown
Tippet Rise Art Center, The Olivier Music Barn, September 16, 2017

Film Director: Kathy Kasic
Cinematographers: Sarah Lanier, Dandan Liu, Emily Rund
Lighting Designer: Zach Hamersley
Editor: Claude DeMoss
Assistant Editor: Evangeline Koonce
Music Consultant: Devanney Haruta
Sound Recording: Monica Bolles, Monte Nickles
Piano Tuner: Mike Toia
Sound Editor: Joe Shepard
Sound Mastering: Monte Nickles
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown plays excerpts from Medtner: Second Improvisation, Op. 47

Film Director: Kathy Kasic
Cinematographers: Sarah Lanier, Dandan Liu, Emily Rund
Lighting Designer: Zach Hamersley
Editor: Claude DeMoss
Assistant Editor: Evangeline Koonce
Music Consultant: Devanney Haruta
Sound Recording: Monica Bolles, Monte Nickles
Piano Tuner: Mike Toia
Sound Editor: Joe Shepard
Sound Mastering: Monte Nickles
Video Type: YouTube

MENDELSSOHN Prelude No. 1 in E minor, Op. 35 - MICHAEL BROWN, piano [FHR67]

DescriptioFelix MENDELSSOHN (1809-1847)
Prelude No. 1 in E minor, Op. 35

Michael Brown, piano

Taken from the album [FHR67]:
Felix MENDELSSOHN (1809-1847)
1-8. Preludes and Fugues, Op. 35: Nos. 1, 2, 3 & 6

Leonard BERNSTEIN (1918-1990)
9. Touches (1981)

Michael BROWN (1987-)
10-11. Chant and Fugue (2013)
12. Thoughts (2015)

Ludwig Van BEETHOVEN (1770-1827)
13-29. 15 Variations and Fugue in E flat major, Op. 35, 'Eroica Variations'

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Recorded at the American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City, USA, 24-30 October 2016
Produced by Adam Golka and Roman Rabinovich
Engineered by Leszek Wójcik assisted by Noriko Okabe and Shao-Ting Sun
Edited by Leszek Wójcik • Mastering and artwork by David Murphy (FHR)
24bit, 88.2kHz hi-resolution recording and mastering
Piano: Steinway Model D, ‘Chantal’, serial #594337, tuned and voiced by Tali Mahanor

℗ & © 2018 The copyright in these sound recordings is owned by First Hand Records Ltd.

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Michael Brown – Pianist-Composer

For more information, please visit:
www.michaelbrownmusic.com.n
Video Type: YouTube

Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3, Largo - Michael Brown - heartland festival orchestra

Performed by piano soloist Michael Brown with the Heartland Festival Orchestra under the direction of Artistic Director / Conductor David Commanday on October 24th, 2015 in the concert titled "Beethoven" at Five Points Washington in Washington, IL.

http://www.heartlandfestivalorchestra.org/

Video by ScheffTech Productions http://www.schefftech.com/
Brian Scheffler, Director
Karla Commanday-Mirosav, Score Reader / Associate
Director
Video Type: YouTube

Mendelssohn Sextet in D major for Piano, Violin, Two Violas, Cello, and Bass, IV. Allegro Vivace

Filmed live in Alice Tully Hall on October 20, 2015.

Artists:
Michael Brown, piano
Chad Hoopes, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
Matthew Lipman, viola
Nicholas Canellakis, cello
Joseph Conyers, double bass
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown Artist Profile - April

Get to know CMS Two pianist Michael Brown in this month's Artist Profile.
Video Type: YouTube

2015 Career Grant recipient Michael Brown, pianist

Michael Brown, piano;
Claude Debussy, "Étude 11: pour les arpèges composes" (Book II)
Franz Liszt, Valse – Impromptu, S. 213
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown plays Beethoven Eroica Variations, Op. 35

Ludwig Van Beethoven
Fifteen Variations and Fugue in E-flat Major, Op. 35 "Eroica,"
Michael Brown, piano
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown, Schubert Impromptu in B-flat Major D. 935, No. 3 (Op. 142)

Franz Schubert- Impromptu in B-flat Major D. 935, No. 3 (Op. 142)
Michael Brown, piano
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown plays Michael Brown: Folk Variations (2013)

Michael Brown: Folk Variations (2013)
Michael Brown, piano
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown, Brahms: Intermezzo in E Major, Op. 116, No. 4

Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo in E Major, Op. 116, No. 4
Michael Brown, piano
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown's performance of Brahms: Intermezzo in E Major, Op. 116, No. 6

Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo in E Major, Op. 116, No. 6

Michael Brown, piano

Recorded at Oktaven Studios in Yonkers, New York (2012)
Ryan Streber, Audio Engineer
Nick Canellakis, Videographer
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown plays George Perle: Classic Suite (1938)

George Perle (1915-2009): Classic Suite
Michael Brown, piano
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown plays Samuel Adler's Fantasy

Samuel Adler (b. 1928): Fantasy (dedicated to Michael Brown)
Michael Brown, piano
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown's performance of Padre Antonio Soler: Two Sonatas

Michael Brown, Piano
Recorded live at Rockefeller University in New York City--April, 2012
music by Padre Antonio Soler
Sonata no. 21 in C-sharp Minor
Sonata no. 88 in D-flat Major
Video Type: YouTube