Ahead of the curve since his Carnegie Hall debut at age 5, Drew Petersen is winner of the 2017 American Pianists Awards and recipient of the Christel DeHaan Classical Fellowship. He has been profiled in the New York Times and New York Magazine and serves as Artist-in-Residence at the University of Indianapolis.
Petersen also has been a prizewinner in the Leeds International Piano Competition, the Hilton Head International Piano Competition and the New York Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition, among others. In 2018, he received the prestigious 2018 Avery Fisher Career Grant and released his debut album on the Steinway & Sons label.
Partita No. 5 in G Major, BWV 829
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)
Tempo di Minuetto
Fantasy in C Major, op. 15, D 760 (“Wanderer Fantasy”)
From Années de pèlerinage, Troisième année, S. 163
Franz Lizst (1811 - 1886)
No. 4: Les jeux d'eaux à la Villa d'Este (The Fountains of the Villa d'Este)
Barcarolle in F-sharp Major, op. 60
Frédéric Chopin (1810 – 1849)
Enrique Granados (1867 - 1916)
Vivace molto and Melodico
Tempo de Vals noble
Tempo de Vals lento
Quasi ad libitum (sentimental)
El pelele: Escena Goyesca (The Puppet: Goya Scene)
Part of the Center’s Emerging Artists series, featuring performers on the rise or otherwise new to Central Indiana.
Classics in Context 2:15-2:45pm | Robert Adam Room
Join us for a pre-concert discussion led by Heather Platt, Professor of Music & Musicology at Ball State University. Complimentary for ticketholders, this lecture provides attendees an insider’s perspective on the works being performed at our classical performances.
Plan Your Visit
Learn about attractions at the Center as well as dining, shopping and other amenities in the surrounding City Center neighborhood.
Take the stress out of your Center visit with our guide to the most convenient routes and parking options, including valet service, accessible spaces and free garage parking just steps away from our campus.