Pianist / Beatrice Long
Acclaimed by the critics for her “inspired mastery” and "dazzling technique", Beatrice Long is emerging as one of America’s finest young pianists. She has received top awards at numerous competitions, including the Robert Casadesus International Piano Competition, the Young Keyboard Artist Association international Competition, the AMSA l990 World Piano Competition and the Taipei international Piano Competition. She has appeared as a soloist with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra of Taiwan, Taipei Symphony Orchestra, Prince George Philharmonic in Washington, D.C., Southshore Symphony of New York, Santa Barbara Summer Festival Orchestra, Curtis and Cleveland Institute Symphony Orchestra.
Ms. Long has concertized extensively in the United States Central America, Southeast Asia and in France. She was invited to play in prestigious concert series and festivals such as the Ravinia Festival, Fontainebleau and Chateau de Lourmarin where her recitals were described as "a sensation." Her live performances have been
Broadcasted on the National public Radio, Radio France WQXR New York, Cincinnati
Public TV among others. In 1989 Ms. Long was invited by the U.S. Embassies in Central America to give recitals and master classes. and her concert was praised by the press in Costa Rica as “among the most well rounded musicians from U.S.”
She was under the tutelage of renowned teachers such as Mieczyslaw Horszowski, Leon Fleisher, Seymour Lipkin and Fou Ts'ong. She is also active in chamber music, Performing with some of the best young musicians, and is in demand as a teacher For five years she was a member of the faculty at the Peabody Preparatory and has taught master classes in the U.S. and Asia.