Pianist George Vatchnadze performs Piano Sonatas Nos. 6 & 9 by Prokofiev.
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Mr. Vatchnadze is the Associate Professor at DePaul University School of Music in Chicago. Throughout his teaching carrier, his students have won top prizes at the numerous international competitions and have performed extensively throughout the world.
Vatchnadze studied at the Tbilisi Central Music School for Gifted Children, Tbilisi State Conservartory, Mannes College of Music and Indiana University. He is a winner of numerous International Piano Competitions including 1994 Gina Bachauer Competition, 1998 Palm Beach Invitational Competition, 1996 Alabama competition, and 1997 World Piano Competition.
"Deep authority and a stunning and reliable technique" - Daniel Cariaga, Los Angeles Times
"George Vatchnadze is one of the freshest and most exiting young pianists to come along in a long, long time" - Patrick Meanor, Listener
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George Vatchnadze, piano
Serge Prokofiev (1891-1953)
Piano Sonata No. 6 in A Major, Op. 82
1. I. Allegro moderato
2. II. Allegretto
3. III. Tempo di valzer lentissimo
4. IV. Vivace
Piano Sonata No. 9 in C Major, Op. 103
5. I. Allegretto
6. II. Allegro strepitoso
7. III. Andante tranquillo
8. IV. Allegro con brio, ma non troppo presto