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Panos Karan - Pianist / Keyboardist | London

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Country: United Kingdom
Based In: London
Performs: Worldwide
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Classical concert pianist of Greek origin. Eight-year experience of working on luxury cruise industry and public-speaking including TEDx.
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- Recital One? -
Bach Six Prelude and Fugues
Bach/Liszt Prelude and Fugue in A minor
Liszt Sonata in B minor
- Recital Two -
Chopin Four Ballades
Tchaikovsky/Pletnev The Nutcracker
Balakirev Islamey-Oriental Fantasy
- Recital Three? -
?Granados Goyescas
Chopin Twelve Etudes Op. 10
- Recital Four -
?Enescu Suite No. 1 in D major
Brahms Fantasies Op. 116
Liszt Rhapsodie Espagnole
- Piano Concertos -
?Bach Concerto in D minor
Mozart Concerto K271 in E flat major
Mozart Concerto K414 in A major
Mozart Concerto K466 in D minor
Mozart Concerto K467 in C major
Beethoven C ...

Biography

Panos Karan was born on the island of Crete in 1982. He was brought up in Athens, where he started piano lessons at age seven and very soon distinguished himself. He received his musical education at the Royal Academy of Music. He made his professional debut in the South Bank Centre, London at age 19 and in 2004 he was a laureate at the "Jose Iturbi" International Piano Competition in Valencia, Spain, after performing in the final round with the Valencia Symphony Orchestra.
Panos keeps a busy performing schedule in Europe and the rest of the world. Past appearances include the Queen Elizabe ...

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Experience

- Selected Performances -
2 April 2014 Queen Elizabeth Hall, London (solo and concerto)
14 March 2014 Blue Rose Hall, Suntory Hall Tokyo (solo recital)
24 June 2013 Megaron Recital Hall Athens (solo and chamber music recital)
13 December 2012 Teatro Sucre Quito (solo recital)
16 March 2012 Oji Hall Tokyo (solo recital)
18 October 2011 Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall New York (solo recital)
6 May 2011 Schubert Saal, Vienna Konzerthaus (solo recital)
14 January 2011 Megaron Concert Hall Athens
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto ...

Previous Clients

- Cruiseline -
Regent and Oceania
Silversea
Seabourn
Cunard
Holland America
Asuka II (Japan Yusen)
Pacific Venus (Japan Cruise)

Suitable for

Entertainment on Cruiseship Piano Recitals Wedding Reception Entertainment Birthday Party Entertainment Private Parties Corporate Events Cocktail Receptions Christening Entertainment Product Launches Trade Shows Christmas Party Events Bar Mitzvah Bat Mitzvah Gala Dinners Jewish Weddings After Dinner Entertainment.

Additional Information

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- Languages -
Greek, English Native
Russian, Spanish, German Proficient
Mandarin, Japanese Basic
- Personal Traits -
Highly motivated, responsible, team worker, flexible,
- Other interests -
Dancing (salsa and tango), yoga, photography, aviation
- Competition prizes -
May 2006 Carpenter Award, Royal Academy of Music, London
September 2004 “Jose Iturbi” Valencia International Piano Competition, Spain
December 2002 “Alicia de Larrocha” International Piano Competition, Andorra
December 2001 Wilfred Parry Award, Royal Academy of ...

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