Oct. 18, 2010
Russian pianist Ksenia Nosikova will perform a solo recital in Eppley Auditorium on the Morningside College campus at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, November 3.
Nosikova’s recital will include works by Robert and Clara Schumann as well as several rarely heard virtuoso transcriptions by Franz Liszt. The program is free and open to the public.
Nosikova is a graduate of Moscow Conservatory, where she received her undergraduate and master’s degrees. She earned her doctorate from the University of Colorado. She joined the University of Iowa faculty in 1998 and currently serves as a professor of piano.
Nosikova has performed extensively as a solo pianist and chamber musician in Europe, Asia, Russia, South America and the United States. Among her recordings are the complete “Years of Pilgrimage” by Franz Liszt and most recently “Music for Piano and Chamber Orchestra,” which includes Liszt’s “Malédiction.”