Garrick OhlssonPianist. Born 3 April 1948
Garrick Ohlsson Biography (Wikipedia)
Garrick Olof Ohlsson (born April 3, 1948 in Bronxville, New York) is an American classical pianist. Ohlsson is the first and only American to win first prize in the International Frédéric Chopin Piano Competition, in 1970. He also won first prize at the Busoni Competition in Italy and the Montreal Piano Competition in Canada. Ohlsson was awarded the Avery Fisher Prize in 1994 and received the 1998 University Musical Society Distinguished Artist Award in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Ohlsson has also been nominated for three Grammy Awards, winning one in 2008.
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