“a thrilling and nearly flawless performance…astonishingly confident technique, steady rhythm and masterful pacing. He dazzled the ear”—Cleveland Classical Review
The winner of the 2015 William Petschek Recital Debut Award from The Juilliard School, and the Second Prize winner of the 2016 Queen Elisabeth Competition, Henry Kramer also received top prizes in the Honens, National Chopin, Montreal, and China Shanghai international competitions. He has appeared with the National Belgian Orchestra, Bilkent (Turkey) Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre Métropolitain, and the Brussels, Calgary, and Shanghai philharmonics. He gave his European debut in solo recital at Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw and made an unprecedented appearance in Havana, Cuba, as a cultural ambassador. He holds degrees from The Juilliard School and the Yale School of Music, where he received the Charles S. Miller Prize for the most outstanding first-year pianist. He currently serves as an Assistant Teaching Professor at the University of Missouri–Kansas City.