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Guest Recital: Anna Petrova, piano

Friday, April 5, 2024

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Join the Moores School of Music for a recital given by Bulgarian pianist, Anna Petrova. On this recital, entitled “Flights of Fancy,” you will enjoy the following repertoire:

Scriabin: Sonata-Fantasy, Op. 19, No. 2 

Rachmaninoff: Variations on a Theme by Corelli, Op. 42 

C. Schumann: Nocturne, from Soirees Musicales, Op. 6 

Debussy: Selections from Images Book I and II 

Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No. 1, S. 514 

Praised for her “artistic, clear and enlightened” performances (BBC Magazine) that showcase “refined virtuosity and underlying passion” (Ritmo Magazine), Bulgarian pianist Anna Petrova embraces a multifaceted career as a soloist, chamber musician, educator, and artistic director. She has been the recipient of top honors and awards at international piano competition, including the Queen Elisabeth and Jose Roca Competitions, leading her to perform in renowned venues such as Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, and the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing. An avid chamber musician, Petrova is a member of two award-winning ensembles: the Carr-Petrova Duo, and Iris Trio. Alongside her performing career, she shares her passion for music education as the Assistant Professor of Piano at the University of Louisville.

To read more about Anna, visit: anna-petrova.com

Anna Petrova
Dudley Recital Hall University of Houston