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Adam Kent

 Adam Kent has performed in recital, as soloist with orchestra, and in chamber music throughout the United States, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, and South America. A winner ofthe American Pianists Association Fellowship and Simone Belsky Music Awards, Dr. Kent also received top prizes in the Thomas Richner, the Juilliard Concerto, and the Kosciuszko Foundation Chopin Competitions and is a recipient of the Arthur Rubinstein Prize and the Harold Bauer Award. Dr. Kent made his New York recital debut at Weill Recital Hall in 1989 and has been featured on radio stations WQXR, WNYC, and WFUV. Spanish music has been a specialty of Dr. Kent’s, whose years of devotion to the music of Spain have led to his critically­acclaimed recording of Ernesto Halffter’s complete piano music on Bridge Records as well as the Spanish government’s Orden al Mérito Civil, awarded at the directive of King Juan Carlos I at a special ceremony in Carnegie Hall in 2011. Dr. Kent has presented a series of all­Spanish programs at Weill Recital Hall and made his debut  in Cuba in 2015. Adam Kent holds B.M. and M.M. degrees from Manhattan School of Music and a D.M.A. from The Juillard School. Currently, Dr. Kent serves on the faculties of the Manhattan School of Music Precollege Division, Brooklyn College, and New Jersey City University. Summers find Dr. Kent serving as Director of Cultural Outreach for the Burgos International Music Festival, and teaching and performing at the Fundación Principesa de Asturias in Oviedo and the Summit Music Festivals in New York. www.adamkentmuisc.com

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