Wednesday, January 09, 2008

St. Petersburg College Piano Concert Series Performance with Cathal Breslin

An exciting international career has taken Cathal Breslin to critically acclaimed performances in Concert Halls throughout Europe, U.S.A. and Asia. He has worked under such prestigious conductors as Vladimir Altschuler, Christian Gansch, Barry Douglas, Giovanni Battista Rigon, Niklas Willen, and Gearoid Grant.

Breslin was awarded first prize in the Carlet International Piano Competition in Valencia, top prize in the Grand Konzerteum International Piano Competition in Greece, third prize in the Viotti International Piano Competition in Italy (World Federation), fourth prize in the Iowa International Piano Competition, and two special prizes in the AXA Dublin International Piano Competition. He recently performed as one of 30 pianists selected for the Cleveland International Piano Competition, where his performances were critically acclaimed for their "superb intensity and passion."

Jan. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Music Center, 6605 5th Ave N, St. Petersburg
(727) 341-4301

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