Alexander Korsantia
at Weill Recital Hall

17 Oct 2019 19:00
17 Oct 2019 00:00
Weill Recital Hall
at Carnegie Hall

Gold Medal and Audience Favorite prize
at the 8th Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition, 1995.


F. Chopin
Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 35
F. Chopin
Six Mazurkas
F. Chopin
Polonaise-Fantasy in A-flat Major, Op. 61


Ever since winning Gold Medal at the Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition and the First Prize at the Sidney International Piano Competition, Korsantia’s career has taken him to many of the world’s major concert halls, collaborating with renowned conductors such as Christoph Eschenbach, Gianandrea Noseda, Valery Gergiev, and Paavo Järvi, with such orchestras as the Chicago Symphony, Kirov Orchestra, RAI Orchestra in Turin, The City of Birmingham Symphony, Cincinnati Symphony, and Israel Philharmonic.
Born in Tbilisi, Georgia, Alexander Korsantia began his musical studies at an early age moving with his family to the United States in 1991. In 1999, he was awarded one of the most prestigious national awards, the Order of Honor, bestowed on him by then-President Eduard Shevardnadze. He is a recipient of the Golden Wing award (2015) and Georgia’s National State Prize (1997). Korsantia resides in Boston where he is a Professor of Piano on the faculty of the New England Conservatory. Mr. Korsantia is the artistic adviser of the annual music festival “From Easter to Ascension” in Georgia.


Tickets are available HERE

Presented by the
American Friends of the Arthur Rubinstein
International Music Society (AFARIMS)


Members of AFARIMS (American Friends of the Rubinstein Society) are entitled to free admission to the concert and are invited to an after-concert dinner. For more details on how to join our American Friends, please contact Ilana Sacher –