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Press Photos

Press Photo

Photo Credit: Bill Wadman
File Size: 7,819 bytes (96 x 120 pixels)

Crossed Arms

Photo Credit: Neda Navaee
File Size: 5,915,507 bytes (10871 x 16337 pixels)

Outdoors

Photo Credit: Neda Navaee
File Size: 4,959,653 bytes (11646 x 11642 pixels)

Tippet Rise

Photo Credit: Emily Rund
File Size: 1,218,708 bytes (1903 x 2849 pixels)

Live at Caramoor

Photo Credit: Gabe Palacio
File Size: 1,565,752 bytes (5212 x 2993 pixels)

At The Piano

Photo Credit: Jamie Beck
File Size: 3,471,307 bytes (2658 x 3987 pixels)

Brick Background

Photo Credit: Bill Wadman
File Size: 9,424,226 bytes (6008 x 7510 pixels)

Black and White

Photo Credit: Bill Wadman
File Size: 4,427,617 bytes (5635 x 7044 pixels)

Composing at Copland House

Photo Credit: Ian Murdoch
File Size: 3,824,150 bytes (5456 x 3632 pixels)

Documents

Michael Brown - Press Quotes

File Type: PDF (86,710 bytes)

Audio

Bach Concerto for Keyboard Strings and Continuo in D minor Allegro

CMS and the Philadelphia Orchestra, live from the Saratoga Performing Arts in August 2019.
File Size: 11,023,081 bytes

Bach Concerto for Keyboard Strings and Continuo in D minor Adagio

CMS and the Philadelphia Orchestra, live from the Saratoga Performing Arts in August 2019.
File Size: 8,793,127 bytes

Bach Concerto for Keyboard Strings and Continuo in D minor Allegro

CMS and the Philadelphia Orchestra, live from the Saratoga Performing Arts in August 2019.
File Size: 13,112,043 bytes

Maurice Ravel, Jeux d'eau for solo piano

Performed live at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, August, 2019
File Size: 9,146,044 bytes

Video

Ravel: Miroirs: IV Alborada del gracioso - Michael Brown

Recorded at the Olivier Music Barn, Tippet Rise Arts Center, Fishtail, Montana
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown Piano Concerto (2020): Official Trailer

Living at the Copland house, pianist-composer Michael Brown composes his Piano Concerto. Here are excerpts of the music and a peek into his world.

Concerto for Piano and Strings was co-commissioned by the Gilmore Keyboard Festival and the NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra. The work is dedicated to Ludwig van Beethoven.
Video Type: YouTube

From the album NOCTUELLES: First Hand Records (FHR78)

Nikolai MEDTNER (1879–1951)
Excerpts from 'Second Improvisation (in variation form), Op. 47' (1925) (includes première recordings of two newly discovered variations)
Video Type: YouTube

Oiseaux tristes

"birds lost in the torpor of a very dark forest during the hottest hours of summer.” -Maurice Ravel

Ravel: Oiseaux tristes (Sad Birds), from Miroirs (1904-5)

Michael Brown, piano
Film directed by Nick Canellakis

Piano: Steinway D, "Daria" from 1884
Video Type: YouTube

Grand Pause: CMS Artists at Home - Michael Brown

In the first episode, CMS pianist, Michael Brown discusses life in quarantine, what he's doing with his free time now that all of his concerts have been cancelled, and his positivity about the future.

Film Director: Tristan Cook
Video Type: YouTube

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

Tippet Rise Art Center, The Olivier Music Barn
Video Type: YouTube

Mozart’s Concerto No. 14 in E flat, K. 449 (Chamber Version)

Live from West Side Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood, NJ
Parlance Chamber Concerts
Video Type: YouTube

CMS Lincoln Center Artist Profile interview

Get to know Michael Brown in this Artist Profile
Video Type: YouTube

Michael Brown plays Michael Brown: Folk Variations (2013)

Live from the DiMenna Center in New York, NY
Video Type: YouTube

excerpts from Medtner: Second Improvisation, Op. 47

Tippet Rise Art Center, The Olivier Music Barn
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
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Video Type: YouTube

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

Live from the DiMenna Center in New York, NY
Video Type: YouTube