American pianist Kenny Broberg returned to Verbrugghen Hall at Sydney’s Conservatorium of music for the last recital on his last leg of his 4 week Australian Tour of NSW and Victoria on the 8th September 2019. Kenny placed fourth at the 2016 Sydney International Piano competition and since then has had much competition success zig zagging the globe and winning the third prize in the fiercely competitive 2019 International Tchaikovsky Piano Competition and second place in the prestigious Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2017.
Broberg opened the program with Bach’s ‘Prelude and Fugue in A♭ Major BWV 862’ a familiar piece he played during round 1 of the Preliminaries at the 2016 Sydney International Piano Competition. The sparkly Fugue and gentler Prelude were delivered with vibrato and technical confidence. Having seen him perform at various stages during the 2016 Sydney International Piano Competition from Preliminaries to Finals this young and highly talented pianist has matured and come a long way with his recital performances since then. Continue reading KENNY BROBERG RECITAL @ VERBRUGGHEN HALL