PRISCILA NAVARRO

SATURDAY, MARCH 20, 2021 – 3:30 PM
MOORINGS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

PROGRAM

  • Bach, Keyboard Concerto in D Minor, BWV 1052
  • Priscila Navarro, piano, NCO Chamber Ensemble

  • Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major, K 488
  • Priscila Navarro, piano, NCO Chamber Ensemble

  • Gershwin/Wild, Selections from Virtuoso Etudes
  • Priscila Navarro, piano

ARTIST BIO

Peruvian pianist Priscila Navarro has won numerous awards in international competitions, including first prize at the Liszt-Garritson piano competition, the Chopin competition of Texas, the Beethoven Sonata competition in Memphis, the Imola City Awards, Italy, the special Bach prize at the International Piano Competition city of Vigo “Argerich Edition,” and most recently the Heida Hermanns International Competition.

Priscila made her Carnegie Hall Solo Recital Debut in 2013. Since then she has performed in major halls in the States, Europe, South America, and China. She is equally at home as a soloist with orchestra, in solo recital, or as a collaborator with important artists.

Priscila began her piano studies at the National Conservatory of Music (now University of Music) in Lima, Peru, where she was a student of Lydia Hung. She attended several festivals at a young age, where she was always distinguished as a special talent. She was the winner of the Maddy Summer Artist award at Interlochen Summer Camp, as well as the Kiwanis Music Festival Concerto Competition in Toronto.

She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Florida Gulf Coast University, as a pupil of Dr. Michael Baron, where she held the Steinway Society Scholarship, the Van Williams Scholarship and the Lussenhop Scholarship.

She holds a masters degree and an artist diploma from the University of Miami, where she was a student of Santiago Rodriguez and Kevin Kenner.

Ms. Navarro is a doctoral candidate at Florida Gulf Coast University and performs throughout the United States.

Source – https://www.priscilanavarro.com/