Legendary 94 year old Menahem Pressler Masterclass at Opus119

Legendary Menahem Pressler Masterclass at Opus119

Date: Friday, February 2nd, 2018
Time: 12-2pm
Location: Opus119
16 Truman
Irvine, CA 92620


Menaham Pressler at Opus119


Menahem Pressler, founding member and pianist of Beaux Arts Trio, continues to captivate his audience around the world as both pianist and pedagogue.
He recently celebrated his 94th birthday, and he sure keeps going traveling around the world!

After 53 celebrated years in Beaux Arts Trio, Menahem Pressler embarked on both solo and chamber musician career. He has performed with orchestras of Berlin, Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, Pittsburgh, and many more.

Among his numerous honors and awards, Pressler has received honorary doctorates from the Manhattan School of Music, the University of Nebraska, the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and the North Carolina School of the Arts, six Grammy nominations (including one in 2006), lifetime achievement awards from Gramophone magazine and the International Chamber Music Association, Chamber Music Americas Distinguished Service Award, the Gold Medal of Merit from the National Society of Arts and Letters.