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Max Levinson

Piano; Chamber Music Faculty

Max Levinson earned a B.A. from Harvard and an Artistic Diploma from the New England Conservatory (NEC). He has studied piano with Patricia Zander, Aube Tzerko and Bruce Sutherland. Levinson received the Andrew Wolf Award (2005) as well as an Avery Fisher Career Grant (1999) and won first prize in the Dublin International Piano Competition (1997).

Levinson appeared as a soloist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, St. Paul Chamber and Boston Pops orchestras as well as the St. Louis, Detroit, San Francisco, Baltimore, Oregon, Indianapolis, Colorado and Utah symphony orchestras. He has performed in chamber music concerts with Pinchas Zukerman, Richard Stoltzman, Tokyo, Vermeer, Mendelssohn and Borromeo Quartets and has appeared at major music festivals, including the Santa Fe, Marlboro, Tanglewood and Mostly Mozart. Levinson has given recitals throughout the U.S. and Europe in such venues as New York's Alice Tully Hall, Washington DC's Kennedy Center, London's Wigmore Hall, Zürich's Tonhalle, Musee d'Orsay (Paris) and Boston's Jordan Hall.

Levinson is artistic director for the San Juan Festival (Colorado) and has instructed master classes at Harvard, the Royal Irish Academy, MIT, the University of Washington, Rutgers and Brigham Young University (BYU). Recordings of his work can be found on N2K Encoded Music, Warner Classics and Stereophile record labels. More information and upcoming events can be found at

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