Armonie della Sera Concert – Live Recording – Part II

Recital debut @ Festival di Musica da Camera Armonie della Sera – 18 Aug 2016 – Part II
Piano: Aidan Mikdad

Rachmaninoff
Etude-Tableau Op. 39 No. 1 in C minor
Sonata No. 2 Op. 36 in B-flat minor
1. Allegro agitato
2. Non allegro
3. Allegro molto
Prelude Op. 32 No. 5 in G major
Stravinsky
Trois mouvements de Pétrouchka
1. Danse russe
2. Chez Pétrouchka
3. La semaine grasse
Encores:
Scriabin
Prelude Op. 37 No. 1
Etude Op. 8 No. 12
Brahms
Intermezzo Op. 116 No. 4

Aidan Mikdad (Amsterdam, 19 November 2001) is a Dutch classical pianist.

At 14, he won the first prize of the Premio Internazionale Pianistico “A. Scriabin” for pianists up to 35 years of age, which was held from February 23rd-28th in Grosseto (Italy). In 2015, he won the Klavier-Festival Ruhr Scholarship that was awarded to him by pianist Hélène Grimaud. In 2014, he won the first prize of the International Piano Competition of Lagny-sur-Marne. At 11 (in 2013), he won the first prize of the Koninklijk Concertgebouw Competition.

He studies with Mila Baslawskaja at the Conservatory of Amsterdam.