John van Buskirk, from the USA, graduated from the Eastman School of Music and Juilliard School. He has played as a recitalist, chamber music player and accompanied many well known orchestras in America. He has performed in Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Centre and Wigmore Hall as well as broadcasting and recording. Since re-locating to NZ he has played with his wife Tessa Peterson in La Belle Alliance and with a number of NZ artists and is a tutor at Otago University.
The duo will play pieces by Bach, Mendelssohn, Pruden, Ritchie, Ma Sicong and Liszt.View Programme Notes