Arts Alive!

Piano Parnassus

Joseph Kingma, piano

4 pm Sunday, May 19

For the final concert in the 2018-19 Arts Alive Cultural Series, award-winning pianist Joseph Kingma will perform Mozart’s 9 Variations on Jean-Pierre Duport: Minuet for Piano in D major, K. 573 "Duport Variationen,” Mendelssohn’s “Fantasie in F-sharp minor, Op. 28 ("Sonate écossaise"), and Liszt’s “Two Concert Etudes and Sonata in B minor.

Nationally renowned concert pianist Joseph Kingma is recognized for both the unique beauty of his sound and the emotional intensity of his performances. He won first prize at the American Liszt Society’s inaugural Franz Liszt International Piano Competition, and has also won awards in numerous other national and international competitions.

Joseph joined the faculty of Palm Beach Atlantic University as Assistant Professor of Piano and Coordinator of the Keyboard Division in 2018 and has been invited to teach and perform at universities and colleges nationwide. He regularly adjudicates competitions across the country.  Joseph graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with his DMA, where he studied with Anton Nel.