On Tuesday, January 29 at 7:30 pm, the UPEI Music Department Recital Series presents Canadian pianist Julien LeBlanc. Renowned for his great musical sensibility and his talent as a communicator, Julien will present a solo recital featuring the works of Scarlatti, Schumann, and Ravel.
Julien is a well-sought-after soloist, chamber player, and accompanist. Based in Montreal, he tours the country extensively allowing audiences from coast to coast to enjoy his performances with different formations, as well as in solo recitals.
He was artist-in-residence at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton from 2005–2009. He holds a post-graduate diploma in accompaniment from the Royal Academy of Music (London, UK), a doctorate in piano performance from the Université de Montréal, as well as an Artist Diploma from the Glenn Gould School (Toronto) where he studied with André Laplante.
The performance will take place in UPEI’s Dr. Steel Recital Hall. Tickets are available at the door for $15 and $10 (students and seniors).