Harpsichordist Kristian Bezuidenhout Nominated for a Grammy Award
Versatile keyboard player Kristian Bezuidenhout has been nominated for a Grammy Award in the category of Best Classical Instrumental Solo for his album Mozart: Keyboard Music, Vols. 8 & 9.
Recording with French label Harmonia Mundi since 2009, Kristian Bezuidenhout is known for his expressive and communicative style, whether playing harpsichord, fortepiano, or modern piano. Since winning the First Prize and Audience Prize at the Bruges Fortepiano Competition at just 21 years old, he has gained even more international esteem performing in some of the world’s most prestigious concert halls (Berlin Philharmonie, Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall, Konzerthaus Vienna…) and with some of the world’s most recognized ensembles (Chicago Symphony, Orchestre des Champs Elysées, the Freiburger Barockorchester, Chamber Orchestra of Europe…).
The South African born musician is currently on a worldwide tour, with concerts in Germany, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Switzerland and the Netherlands this spring and performances throughout Australia in June and July.
18 February 2017 – Concertgebouw | Amsterdam, the Netherlands
21 February 2017 – Cadogan Hall | London, United Kingdom
1 March 2017 – Auditorium Pollini | Padova, Italy
3 March 2017 – Sala Koncertowa | Katowice, Poland
10 March 2017 – AMUZ | Antwerp, Belgium
Find Kristian Bezuidenhout’s full concert schedule here.