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Andre Watts
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date:
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
time:
7:30 pm
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venue:
Meany Hall for the Performing Arts- University of Washington Campus
Intersection of 15th ave and 40th st
Seattle, WA 98122
info:
Andre Watts burst upon the music scene at age 16 when Leonard Bernstein chose him to debut with the New York Philharmonic in a nationwide Young People’s Concerts broadcast. Two weeks later, Bernstein asked him to substitute at the last minute for the ailing Glenn Gould in performances of Liszt’s E-flat Concerto with the New York Philharmonic, thus launching his career. More than 40 years later, Watts remains one of today’s most celebrated and beloved superstars. His performances each year with the world’s great orchestras and conductors, and his sold-out recitals and appearances at the most prestigious international festivals, bring him to every corner of the globe.

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