Considered by Martha Argerich an “extraordinary musician” and by the international critic a “phenomenon” and “a master of contrasts,” Alexandre Dossin keeps an active performing, recording and teaching careers.
Currently on the faculty at the University of Oregon School of Music, Alexandre Dossin is a graduate from the University of Texas-Austin and the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Russia. He was assistant of Sergei Dorensky at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory (Moscow, Russia) and Willliam Race and Gregory Allen at University of Texas at Austin (USA).
A prizewinner in several international piano competitions, Dossin received the First Prize and the Special Prize at the 2003 Martha Argerich International Piano Competition in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Other international awards include the Silver Medal and second Honorable Mention in the Maria Callas Grand Prix, and Third Prize and Special Prize in the Mozart International Piano Competition, in addition to several prizes in Brazil.
An active recording artist, he has 15 CDs released with several labels, including 5 CDs with Naxos and 6 editions/recordings for Schirmer. His work was praised in reviews by Diapason, The Financial Times, Fanfare Magazine, American Record Guide, Clavier and other international publications.
Dossin is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Liszt Society and the President of the Oregon Chapter of the American Liszt Society.
JUNE 6, 2014
Winner of the First Prize and the Special Prize at the 2003 Martha Argerich International Piano Competition in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Alexandre Dossin will work with young artist in residence, Tina Chong. Repertoire TBA.
JUNE 7, 2014
Recital: Music from the Americas
Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
Piano Sonata (1938)
I. Cadenza - Presto
II. Largo - Moderato - Cadenza
Heiter Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)
Bachianas Brasileiras no. 4 (1930-1941)
Coral (Canto do Sertão)
George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Rhapsody in Blue (1924)
JUNE 8, 2014