Education & Training Miami Beach Visual Arts

Dranoff 2 Piano Foundation Performance & Panel Discussion

Dranoff 2 Piano Foundation Panel Discussion & PerformanceWednesday, January 22, 8pm - New World Center, 500 17th Street, Miami Beach
Thursday, January 23, 6pm – Project 924, 924 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach

Dranoff International 2 Piano Foundation presents Duo Yamamoto. The world’s top duo piano artists, Yuka and Ayaka Yamamoto, perform Corigliano, Bolcom, Berg, Frank, and Rodriguez. These Grammy, Academy Award, Pulitzer Prize and Emmy Winning composers are the 21st Century’s most performed artists in the great Classical concert halls.  Dranoff 2 Piano Foundation will present a panel discussion by today’s Academy Award, Grammy and Pulitzer Prize-winning composers who have written for the Dranoff and the 2-piano repertoire. Authors of Dranoff commissions, William Bolcom, Robert Xavier Rodriguez, Shelton Berg and Gabriela Lena Frank, will participate in the Composers Panel and will discuss what’s exciting about contemporary music from the composers’ own perspective. The works of Bolcom, Rodriguez and Berg will be played in the previous evening’s concert, and Frank’s commission was performed at the 2013 competition.