Presented by the Chopin Foundation of the U.S. and Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits, the ‘Chopin for All’ Free Concert Series concludes its current season with featured young award winning American pianist, Drew Petersen. 2017 was a banner year for Petersen, who won the 2017 American Pianists Awards and was chosen as the Christel DeHaan Fellow of the American Pianists Association. He was also named Artist-in-Residence for two years by the University of Indianapolis, commencing in the fall of 2017. He is also the Winner of a prestigious 2018 Avery Fisher Career Grant and a four-year recipient of the Chopin Foundation’s Scholarship program. At his two free concerts in the Miami area, Petersen will perform Beethoven – Sonata Op. 10, No. 1, Griffes – 3 Fantasy Pieces, Op. 6, and a selection of pieces by Chopin.
[Sources: press release, chopin.org]