Christina Petrowska Quilico

Born 30 December 1948
Christina Petrowska Quilico
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.25/img/default_artist_images/pop2.jpg
1948-12-30
https://musicbrainz.org/artist/d475cf43-8190-43b5-9d8b-a650c8b6b91b
Christina Petrowska Quilico

Biography (Wikipedia)

Christina Petrowska-Quilico (born Christina Elena Petrowska; December 30, 1948 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian pianist.

Quilico is a pianist, artist and author. She has performed with the Toronto Symphony, Taipei Symphony Orchestra, Winnipeg Symphony, the National Arts Orchestra, etc. Her 50 plus CDs include solo, chamber and orchestral works. Four of her CDs have been nominated for Junos in the Best Classical Composition Category. Her CDs include 8 Canadian piano concerti with the Toronto Symphony, Jukka Pekka Saraste, conductor, Vancouver CBC Symphony, Sir John Eliot Gardiner to name a few. She has worked with leading composers such as Pierre Boulez, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Gyorgy Ligeti, Ann Southam, John Weinzweig, Alexina Louie, Claude Vivier Christos Hatzis, John Cage and Luis de Pablo. Among numerous awards, she was the recipient of a Canada Council doctoral fellowship and French Government Grant for doctoral studies at the Sorbonne, Paris, France. She has premiered numerous new works by Canadian composers.She also collaborated with violinist, Jacques Israelievitch and her late husband, the Metropolitan Opera baritone Louis Quilico, with whom she recorded 4 CDs. Her first husband was Quebec composer Michel-Georges Bregent and she has recorded several CDs of his music. She is a Full Professor of Piano Performance and Musicology at York University in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect or highly offensive you can edit this article at Wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.


Tracks

Sort by

Ann Southam
Glass Houses Revisited: No.1
https://static.bbc.co.uk/music_clips/3.0.25/img/track_fallback.png
link
Glass Houses Revisited: No.1
Larysa Kuzmenko
Piano Concerto no. 1: Movement I - Preludio con cadenza
https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p02stqn9.jpg
link
Piano Concerto no. 1: Movement I - Preludio con cadenza
Load more tracks

Back to artist