Russell Sherman


Russell Sherman was honored as a Stamps Distinguished Visitor during the 2005-2006 season at the University of Miami Frost School of Music as a masterful pianist and a virtuoso and interpreter of remarkable intelligence. He has performed with the country’s leading orchestras, including Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and San Francisco, and in prestigious keyboard series from coast to coast. He has traveled abroad, displaying his artistry in the major cities of Europe, South America, and Asia. According to American Record Guide, Sherman belongs among the elite of Beethovenians. He is a visionary artist, shedding new light and offering new insights into music heard by the world countless times before. He has performed and recorded all five of Beethoven’s concerti. Sherman has an extensive discography and his reputation as a recording artist is equal to his reputation as a performer. Bernard Holland reviewing for the New York Times has written, “Mr. Sherman is quite simply one of the best pianists in this or any other country.”

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