Beethoven, Symphony No. 3 (Eroica)
Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 5 (Emperor)
John O'Conor, Piano
The Irish pianist John O’Conor has been gathering wonderful reviews for his masterly playing for over forty years. His recordings of the complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas led CD Review to say that he “by now should be recognized as the world’s premier Beethoven interpreter.” His recording of the complete Beethoven Piano Concertos have also been greeted with acclaim. He has released two new CDs on the Steinway label: Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations and five Haydn Sonatas. A Steinway Artist, he is Chair of the Piano Division at Shenandoah University in Virginia, Professor of Piano at the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, International Visiting Artist at the Royal Irish Academy of Music and Visiting Professor at Showa University in Japan.