Marc-André Hamelin (Piano)
Born: 5th September 1961, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Artist's website: https://www.marcandrehamelin.com/
Marc-André Hamelin, OC, CQ is a Canadian virtuoso pianist and composer. Hamelin is recognized worldwide for the originality and technical proficiency of his performances of the classic repertoire. He has received 11 Grammy Award nominations.
Further Reading: Marc-André Hamelin
The pianist talks about his recently-released recording of rags by William Bolcom, the revivalist craze that Bolcom spearheaded, and his own relationship with an indefatigable veteran of the American composing scene.
The Canadian pianist brings the 1960s' great ragtime revival into the present with a new recording of the complete rags of one of its leading lights.