On August 3rd at 4pm, join us for a special piano concert by José Ramos Santana, one of the most acclaimed pianists of his generation. The acknowledged master of Spanish Music will be accompanied by Henry Hutchinson and Veronica Pellegrini on the violins, Doménico Hueso on the viola and Elisa Sabada on the cello showcasing music from Chopin, Albeniz, and Dvorak.
Open Hotel Guests, Cannon Club Members. Visitors may make a suggested $50 donation to the Steinway Society of Puerto Rico.
Mr. Ramos Santana has appeared as a guest soloist with such major orchestras as the New York Philharmonic, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra of London, Detroit Symphony, Saint Louis Symphony, Baltimore Symphony, San Antonio Symphony, Rochester Philharmonic, 92nd Street Y Orchestra, The New York Virtuosi, Casals Festival Orchestra, Puerto Rico Symphony, and the orchestras of New Mexico, Sioux City, Utah, Syracuse among many others. Additional solo performances include the Moscow Philharmonic Latin-American tour, Orchestra of L’Hermitage of Saint Petersburg, Russia, and has collaborated with distinguished musicians and conductors such as Krzsztoff Penderecki, John Adams, Dennis Russell Davies, Jerzy Semkow, Dimitri Kitaenko, Joseph Silverstein, cellist Arto Noras, violinist Gregory Zhislin , and pianist Vladimir Viardo.
Jose Ramos Santana’s much lauded guest appearance with the American Composers Orchestra at Carnegie Hall during the Sonidos de las Americas Festival was described by critic Allan Kozinn of The New York Times as ” powerful…Mr. Ramos Santana played with virtuosity and precision”. This event marked his third Carnegie Hall performance in one year.