[ Piano ]

Peter Frankl

Peter Frankl has concertized on the international circuit since the 1960s, performing with many of the world greatest orchestras and conductors, such as Abbado, Boulez, Haitink, Maazel, Masur, Solti, and Szell. He has appeared on five continents and has been a regular participant at international festivals at Edinburgh, Aldeburgh, Verbier, Kuhmo, Prades (Casals), Naantali and, in London, at the BBC Promenade Concerts. In the USA his numerous festival appearances include Marlboro, Ravinia, Aspen, Norfolk, Yellow Barn, Chautauqua, and, in London, at the BBC Promenade Concerts.

His vast recording output includes the complete piano works by Schumann and Debussy; Brahms piano concertos, violin sonatas, and trios; Mozart piano concertos; Schumann, Brahms, Dohnányi, Dvořák, and Martinů piano quintets; Hungarian violin sonatas, and many solo albums.

Mr. Frankl is on the faculty of Yale University and Honorary Professor of the Liszt Academy in Budapest. He has been on many jury panels of International Piano Competitions, including the Van Cliburn, Rubinstein, Leeds, Santander, Hilton Head, William Kappell, Hong Kong, Clara Haskil, Paderewski, Marguerite Long, Queen Elizabeth in Brussels, Manchester, Shanghai and, as chairman, Cleveland.