"... an incredible technique with razor-sharp accuracy, producing a sound so lush it almost glistens.”

Seattle Times13th Jan 2016

"Garrick Ohlsson is a big pianist with a calmly commanding presence.”

The Independent29th Oct 2012

"Contrasting fluidity with a considerably more lithe articulation, Ohlsson shifted the character of the music naturally one way or the other in ways that were a constant source of insight."

The Philadelphia Inquirer22nd Feb 2010
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Since his triumph as winner of the 1970 Chopin International Piano Competition, Garrick Ohlsson has established himself worldwide as a musician of magisterial interpretive and technical prowess.

Although long regarded as one of the world’s leading exponents of the music of Frédéric Chopin, Mr. Ohlsson commands an enormous repertoire, which ranges over the entire piano literature. A student of the late Claudio Arrau, Mr. Ohlsson has come to be noted for his masterly performances of the works of Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert, as well as the Romantic repertoire. To date he has at his command more than 80 concertos, ranging from Haydn and Mozart to works of the 21st century, many commissioned for him.

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