Russian pianist Nikita Mndoyants—who previously won the Paderewski Competition in Bydgoszcz and subsequently served as the Gala performer for the 2008 Paderewski Festival in Paso Robles—will perform at the El Camino College Center for the Arts in Torrance, CA on October 30. His program will include: Haydn’s Sonata in E Major, Hob XVI No. 31; Schumann’s Davidsbündlertänze; Beethoven’s Sonata No. 23 “Appassionata” in f minor, Op. 57; and Prokofiev’s Sonata No. 7 in B flat Major. Op. 83.
[Sources: press release]