I am pleased to announce that I will be returning as faculty member at the Orford Music Academy this summer. I look forward to a truly unique musical experience nestled in the heart of the gorgeous Mount Orford National Park.
F E A T U R E D R E V I E W S
“... In contrast to Perahia’s no-nonsense interpretation, Sylvestre’s approach is much more romantic, but equally appealing... ”
- WholeNote Magazine Read full article here
"... Violinist Jerzy Kaplanek, pianist Stéphan Sylvestre and the magic of chemistry."
- Musical Toronto Read full article here
"... an outstanding duo whose deep musical sympathies allow them to think as one..."
- The Strad Magazine Read full article here
N E W S
Stéphan Sylvestre will be teaching at the Orford Music Academy from July 21 to August 3, 2024. For more information: stephan-sylvestre
Brahms solo recording featured as "Discovery CD" by La Scena Musicale Magazine.
Recording of Karol Szymanovski's music for Violin and Piano with violinist Jerzy Kaplanek released on Marquis Classics. Find details here
Stephan Sylvestre Brahms solo recording received a nomination for "Best Recording of the Year" at the 13th Prix Opus Gala. Prix Opus finalists here
"A name to remember... a completely mastered technique with absolute control of the keyboard..... his natural talent reminded one of the great Artur Rubinstein…”
La Presse, Montreal
"Architects of the piano: Stéphan Sylvestre, Andras Schiff, Ivo Pogorelich"...
- Le Journal de Montréal
Sylvestre’s Chopin manages to move us through a simplicity only found in the greatest pianists.”
- La Scena Musicale
"An outstanding release..”
- The Strad Magazine
Chopin: Nocturne Op. 27 no. 2, in D flat major, Kaleidoscope, Live recording, Radio-Canada