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FIRST TIME COLLABORATION WITH THE "UNAM"
JULY 16, 2019
After a series of concerts in Germany and Spain, Mauricio Garza Salazar will perform for the first time at the facilities of the Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) in Mexico City at the Simon Bolivar Amphitheater. Although it will not be the first timehe performs in Mexico City, it is an honor for the pianist to collaborate with a prestigious institution such as the Autonomous University of Mexico. Audiences will get to appreciate the works of Bach, Beethoven, Chopin and Prokofiev that the pianist has been presenting throughout the year.
GARZA-SALAZAR WILL GO ON TOUR IN GERMANY AND SPAIN PRESENTING WORKS BY BACH, BEETHOVEN, CHOPIN AND PROKOFIEV
JANUARY 27, 2019
Mauricio Garza Salazar will perform a series of concerts in the month of May presenting piano recitals in the cities of Bremen, Hamburg, Madrid and Palencia. On this occasion, the pianist returns to the classical structuring of the program, covering the four main musical periods in piano music; the baroque, the classic, the romantic and the modern.
The repertoire to be presented includes:
Bach, Toccata in D Major BWV 912
Beethoven, Sonata Op. 109 in E Major
Chopin, Ballade oP. 52 in F minor and BARCAROLLE Op. 60
Prokofiev, Sonata No. 7 op. 83
DUO OF ARTISTS PRESENT WORKS BY BRAHMS AND
AUGUST 19, 2018
The pianists Stefan Lindemann and Mauricio Garza introduced an interesting two-piano program that included the concertino Op. 94 by Dimitri Shostakovich and the variations on a theme by Haydn Op. 56b by the late romantic composer, Johannes Brahms in several halls in the surroundings of Lower Saxony, Germany.
In the series of concerts "4X4" in Ganderkesee, the pianists performed the same program four times for four different audiences. The pianists received standing ovations and the positive review of the newspaper "Weser Kurier", in which it was mentioned that the Pianists ".... interpreted the work with all possible means of expression, in a gesture full of joy and
Garza-Salazar performs in prestigious piano festivals to critical acclaim.
December 07, 2017
Mauricio Garza-Salazar was selected to participate in two of the most prestigious piano festivals in Mexico, the “Sala Beethoven International piano festival" in its 23rd edition in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon and the “Isauro Martínez Piano Festival" in its 13th edition in Torreon, Coahuila. This is an important milestone in his career, one that greatly strengthens his presence in the pianistic landscape in his native country and positions him as one of the leading mexican pianists of his generation.
Audiences, critics and press alike were able to appreciate his artistic development at this stage in his career and were delighted with first class redentions of pieces like Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata” and Schubert’s “Wanderer” Fantasie. This last work in particular received critical acclaim from the press, which had as headline “Garza-Salazar shines with Schubert”
Two Piano concertos in one evening.
Garza-Salazar performs works for piano and orchestra by F. Chopin and W. Mozart
August 28, 2017
It is not a common ocurrence that a pianist performs two works for piano and orchestra in one evening but Mauricio Garza-Salazar did just that in an artistic collaboration with the "Camerata Siglo XXI" Chamber orchestra conducted by maestro Orlando Mora. The chosen works were Chopin's Concerto No. 1 in e minor op. 11 and Mozart's No. 23 in A-major Kv 488. The concerts took place as part of the "International Fall Festival" at the Reforma Theater in Matamoros, Tamaulipas and the "Conarte Concert Series" at the Arts Center in Monterrey, Nuevo leon in August 2017.