Kissinger Sommer Festival in Germany

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Jul 20, 2016

Kissinger Sommer Festival in Germany

I had a wonderful opportunity to work with the very special pianist Igor Levit, and perform chamber music with some outstanding musicians at the Kissinger Sommer Festival, in Bad Kissingen, Germany.

Read more

Spivakov’s International Festival In Moscow

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Jun 08, 2016

Spivakov’s International Festival In Moscow

This is a gigantic festival in Russia that involves thousands of child performers age 18 and under from all of the world, performing in venues all over Moscow almost every day for a month. My first performance was in the Beethoven Hall of the Bolshoi Theatre!

Read more

Forte Music Fest In Kazakhstan

Posted by Maxim Lando, on May 30, 2016

Forte Music Fest In Kazakhstan

This year, just when I thought the festival couldn’t get better, it got even better! Three completely sold out concerts with hundreds of people waiting outside the concert hall hoping for extra seats, out of this universe food, and entertainment left and right, made this trip unforgettable.

Read more

My Dream Trip To China

Posted by Maxim Lando, on May 11, 2016

My Dream Trip To China

It has been my dream since I was eight years old to go to China, and finally my dream turned into a reality! I was invited to preform a solo concert at the National Center for Performing Arts (nicknamed the “egg”)!

Read more

International Television “Nutcracker” Contest in Moscow

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Dec 11, 2015

International Television “Nutcracker” Contest in Moscow

I had an amazing adventure traveling to Moscow, Russia, for TV Kultura’s 16th International “Nutcracker” Competition for Young Musicians! This was my first time ever seeing Moscow (or being in Russia), and the sights were unbelievable –especially the Red Square. It was great fun performing in the television format of the competition.

Read more

Performing with Caleb Hudson –trumpeter of Canadian Brass Quintet

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Nov 24, 2015

Performing with Caleb Hudson –trumpeter of Canadian Brass Quintet

I once again performed chamber music with the amazing musicians of Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players. This time, I was especially excited to perform with the virtuoso trumpet player Caleb Hudson, who is a member of the Canadian Brass Quintet!

Read more

Performing with Lang Lang in Brooklyn and a CNN Interview

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Nov 10, 2015

Performing with Lang Lang in Brooklyn and a CNN Interview

I had a wonderful opportunity to be part of another “Keys of Inspiration” program, this time at a public school in Brooklyn. The day before the concert, I went with Lang Lang to the Time Warner building in NYC for an interview on CNN.

Read more

A trip to Germany for the Kissinger KlavierOlymp

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Oct 24, 2015

A trip to Germany for the Kissinger KlavierOlymp

I just came back from Bad Kissingen in Germany, where I performed two concerts at the Kissinger KlavierOlymp and performed for a broadcast on Bavarian Radio. Luckily I am invited back to perform chamber music at the Kissinger Sommer Festival this summer, so I will have a chance to return!

Read more

Performing at Ravinia Festival and Millennium Park

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Aug 29, 2015

Performing at Ravinia Festival and Millennium Park

This month I was lucky enough to perform twice with the Midwest Young Artists Orchestra –at Ravinia Festival and at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park as part of the The Grant Park Summer Classical Concert Series. The concerts were a part of the Lang Lang International Music Foundation’s Summer Music Summit.

Read more

Oxford Philomusica Piano Festival at Oxford University

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Aug 05, 2015

Oxford Philomusica Piano Festival at Oxford University

This week was probably one of the most inspiring learning experiences for me in my life! I performed in three masterclasses for Dr. Yoheved Kaplinsky, the legendary American pianist Byron Janis, and Asaf Zohar!

Read more

Masterclasses and Performances in Germany

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Jul 20, 2015

Masterclasses and Performances in Germany

I went to Munich, where I had the fantastic opportunity to attend Prof. Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy’s Masterclasses at the University of Music and Performing Arts, and Bonn, where I gave a short concert and visited the Beethoven House (where he was actually born)!

Read more

Another 16 Concerts at Oyster Bay Music Festival

Posted by Maxim Lando, on Jul 13, 2015

Another 16 Concerts at Oyster Bay Music Festival

I love this festival because I get to spend time acting crazy with some of my best friends, play great music and, of course, perform non-stop. I think I performed in a total of 16 concerts in 8 days, in unusual venues all over Oyster Bay, New York!

Read more


Page 1 of 41234