Cathal Breslin, piano masterclass

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: CMFA Box Office · · (504) 865-2074

Location: Roussel Performance Hall, 2nd Floor, Comm./Music Complex

Cathal Breslin is a concert pianist originally from Derry, Northern Ireland, now living in Memphis, Tennessee in the United States. Has performed extensively in recitals, as a concerto soloist and a chamber musician in concert halls throughout Europe, the U.S., and Asia. He is currently Assistant Professor of Piano and Director of Piano Studies at the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music, University of Memphis, Tennessee, United States. In 2008 he founded the Walled City Music Festival with his wife, American flautist Sabrina Hu. It has featured artists such as the Kronos Quartet, Sir James Galway, Katia and Marielle Labèque, Augustin Dumay, Anne Akiko Meyers, Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Jan Vogler, Raphael Wallfisch, Jeffrey Zeigler, Jonathan Lemalu, Brodsky Quartet, Fitzwilliam Quartet, Houston Winds, Svetozar Ivanov, Kirill Troussov, Ye-Eun Choi among many others.

Free and open to the public