Honolulu Chamber Music Series presents Pianist Stephen Hough

Pianist Stephen Hough is a renaissance man of his time, not only securing a reputation as a uniquely insightful concert pianist with a long-standing international following, but also as a writer and composer. In 2001 Mr. Hough was the first classical performing artist to win a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship. 

 

MacArthur Foundation Fellow Pianist Stephen Hough 

He was awarded Northwestern University’s 2008 Jean Gimbel Lane Prize in Piano, won the Royal Philharmonic Society Instrumentalist Award in 2010 and in January 2014 was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth in the New Year’s Honors List. He has appeared with most of the major European and American orchestras and plays recitals regularly in major halls and concert series around the world.
A noted writer, Mr. Hough regularly contributes articles for The Guardian, The Times, The Tablet, Gramophone and BBC Music Magazine and wrote a blog for The Telegraph for seven years which became one of the most popular and influential forums for cultural discussion and for which he wrote over six hundred articles. His book, The Bible as Prayer, was published by Continuum and Paulist Press in 2007.  Mr. Hough resides in London where he is a visiting professor at the Royal Academy of Music and holds the International Chair of Piano Studies at his alma mater, the Royal Northern College in Manchester. He is also a member of the faculty at The Juilliard School.
Fri. Oct. 27, 2017 – 7:30 p.m. at Orvis Auditorium
University of Hawaii-Manoa
2411 Dole St. Honolulu, HI 96822
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