Peter Serkin


Appearances: Collaborated with the Budapest, Guarneri, Orion, Shanghai, and Dover String Quartets; the Tashi Quartet; and musicians Alexander Schneider and Yo-Yo Ma

Performances: Premiered works written for him by Toru Takemitsu, Hans Werner Henze, Luciano Berio, Leon Kirchner, Alexander Goehr, Oliver Knussen and Charles Wuorinen

This season: Concerts in Japan; solo recitals in Ashland, OR; Santa Barbara; Napa; Ridgewood, NJ; and St. Paul, MN; performs with the Duluth-Superior Symphony; joins the Dover Quartet at South Mountain Concerts

Positions: Piano faculty, Bard College Conservatory of Music; founding member of the Tashi Quartet

Family: His grandfather was violinist and composer Adolf Busch, and his father was pianist Rudolf Serkin

Peter Serkin performed with The Orchestra Now on May 3, 2018 and April 1, 2016.