2023-24 Season

California State University, Fresno • Concert Hall


Adam Golka

Sunday, September 11, 2022 • 3:00PM

Praised for his “brilliant technique and real emotional depth” (The Washington Post), Polish-American pianist Adam Golka came to worldwide attention after winning First Prize at the 2003 China Shanghai International Piano Competition. He has been invited by András Schiff to give recitals at the Klavier-Festival Ruhr and Tonhalle Zürich for the “Sir András Schiff Selects” concert series and also received mentorship from legendary pianist Alfred Brendel. He has appeared to critical acclaim at Alice Tully Hall in New York, Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, and Musashino Hall in Tokyo, among others.

Concert Program

Nocturne in D-flat Major, Op.27 No.2
“Music Like Steel and Like Fire” (1983)
Sonata in C Major, Op.53 “Waldstein”
Sonata in F minor, Op.5