Dr. Darryl Friesen has been praised for his “rich palette of tonal colour” and performances of “intimate, poignant simplicity” (Winnipeg Free Press, 2008).
He has given acclaimed performances as a soloist and collaborative artist across Canada, the United States, Europe, China, and Brazil, and has been featured many times in concert on CBC Radio. As a pianist, he has performed with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Winnipeg Chamber Music Society, and has appeared on the Virtuosi recital series. Dr. Friesen holds the position of Sessional Instructor at the University of Manitoba’s Desautels Faculty of Music.
For this performance, Winnipeg pianist Dr. Darryl Friesen will present piano works by UWaterloo Professor Karen Sunabacka and Sophie Carmen Eckhardt-Gramatté. Darryl and Karen have been collaborating and performing together for ten years and they are currently working towards a CD project that features Karen’s composition for piano.
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