B.M., M.M., New England Conservatory of Music
Randall HodgkinsonSenior Music Performance Faculty in Piano
Randy is the Grand Prize Winner of the International American Music Competition sponsored by Carnegie Hall and the Rockefeller Foundation. He's performed with orchestras in Atlanta, Philadelphia, Buffalo, Boston, Cleveland and abroad in Italy and Iceland. In addition, he has performed numerous recital programs spanning the repertoire from J.S. Bach to Donald Martino. He is an artist member of the Boston Chamber Music Society, and he performs the four-hand and two-piano repertoire with his wife Leslie Amper. Mr. Hodgkinson's festival appearances include Blue Hill (Maine), BargeMusic, Chestnut Hill Concerts (Madison, Connecticut), Seattle Chamber Music Festival, and Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival. Recently, Mr. Hodgkinson gave the world premiere of the Piano Concerto by Gardner Read at the Eastman School in Rochester. He's a faculty member of the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston and the Longy School of Music in Cambridge.
Recordings: Piano Concerto by Gardner Read on Albany Records; solo works by Roger Sessions and Donald Martino for the New World label; chamber music with the Boston Chamber Music Society for Northeastern Records; Morton Gould Concerto with the Albany Symphony for Albany Records.