Joel Fan – piano (USA)

General information

Joel Fan is celebrated for his exuberant virtuosity and a bold repertoire that embraces piano classics and inspired discoveries of contemporary and world music. He puts on, in the words of the TheBaltimore Sun’s Tim Smith, “one of the most satisfying piano performances I’ve heard.” As a concerto soloist, Fan has performed over 40 different concertos with acclaimed orchestras worldwide. His latest album, Dances for Piano and Orchestra, focuses on the intersection of music and dance, with rarely heard compositions by Chopin, Saint-Saëns, Pierné, Weber-Liszt, Castro, and Gottschalk, plus the world premiere recording of Charles Cadman’s “Dark Dancers of the Mardi Gras.”