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Richard Goode

Richard Goode has been hailed for music-making of tremendous emotional power, depth and expressiveness, and has been acknowledged worldwide as one of today’s leading interpreters of Classical and Romantic music. His numerous prizes over the years include the Avery Fisher Prize, and a Grammy award.

In Europe, his 2015/16 season highlights included solo recitals in Glasgow, Dublin, Lyon and in London at both the Wigmore and Royal Festival Halls. With violinist Kristóf Baráti he played at the Liszt Academy, Budapest, and he performed Mozart K595 with the Orchestre National de Lyon/Koopman and Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto with the Orchestre de Paris/Blomstedt. In the US, highlights included returns to the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra/Kahane and Cincinnati Symphony, and in recital Goode performed as part of the Great Performers Series at Lincoln Center, the Chicago Symphony series, and at major venues in the U.S.

His latest recording of the five Beethoven concertos with the Budapest Festival Orchestra/Iván Fischer was released in 2009 to exceptional critical acclaim, described as “a landmark recording” by the Financial Times and nominated for a Grammy award. Richard Goode was co-Artistic Director with Mitsuko Uchida of the Marlboro Music School and Festival in Vermont (USA) from 1999-2013.