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Russell Wilson

Pianist

Opera North Inc

HQ Phone:  (215) 884-5840

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Opera North Inc

P.O. Box 202

Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, 19034

United States

Company Description

OPERA NORTH, Inc., Philadelphia's Boutique Opera Company, founded in 1974 is a non profit performance-based cultural organization whose mission is to create performance opportunities for gifted African American concert artists and to make opera available to mo...more

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Background Information

Employment History

Student

Virginia Commonwealth University


Instructor,Pianist

University of Richmond


Instructor of Jazz and Traditional Piano Study

Virginia Commonwealth University


Director

Band


Affiliations

Callaway Family Association

Editor and Treasurer


Marine Corps

Member


President's Own US Marine Band

Member


Virginia Union University

Member of Music Faculty


Education

Georgia State University


Surrattsville High School


Bachelor Degree

Memphis State University


Bachelor's degree

classical piano

University of MD


Master of Music degree

Memphis State University


Master's degree

jazz

University of MD


masters degree

Vandercook College


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Russell Wilson, pianist ‹ Opera North - HOME

Russell Wilson, pianist
Russell Wilson, pianist Russell Wilson, a native of Memphis, Tennessee is an outstanding classical and jazz pianist who enjoys a distinguished career as a solo and chamber music performer. As soloist, Mr. Wilson has performed Beethovenís Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major with the Reston, Virginia Community Orchestra. He was also selected to perform in master classes conducted by Earl Wild and Leon Fleisher. Mr. Wilson has been pianist for the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra (SJMO) conducted by David Baker and Gunther Schuller since 1995, and has toured nationally with the orchestra in Kansas, Colorado, California, Chicago, Washington, Rhode Island, Alaska, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin and Tennessee. In addition to his performances, Mr. Wilson has conducted improvisational workshops for the Richmond Music Teachers Association, Richmond Jazz Society, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and Virginia State University with violinist Joe Kennedy, Jr.


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Russell Wilson (Piano)


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Russell Wilson
Russell Wilson Russell Wilson is currently the principal pianist of the Richmond Symphony Orchestra and the Richmond Sinfonia, and has accompanied artists such as Mel Tormé, Richard Hayman, and Cab Calloway.


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Russell Wilson, pianist, earned a Bachelor's degree in classical piano performance and a Masters degree in jazz, both from the University of Maryland in College Park.
In 2002, while a junior in college, he joined the President's Own US Marine Band where he plays all kinds of music read more... styles on the piano, harpsichord, accordion, and keyboard in public concerts and private receptions at the White House and around the DC Area. In 2010, Russell won 2nd place in the World Championship Old Time Piano Playing contest in Peoria, IL. Russell is married to Elizabeth and they live in College Park, MD.


Russell Wilson, pianist ‹ Opera North – HOME

Russell Wilson, pianist
Russell Wilson, pianist Russell Wilson, a native of Memphis, Tennessee is an outstanding classical and jazz pianist who enjoys a distinguished career as a solo and chamber music performer. As soloist, Mr. Wilson has performed Beethovenís Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major with the Reston, Virginia Community Orchestra. He was also selected to perform in master classes conducted by Earl Wild and Leon Fleisher. Mr. Wilson has been pianist for the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra (SJMO) conducted by David Baker and Gunther Schuller since 1995, and has toured nationally with the orchestra in Kansas, Colorado, California, Chicago, Washington, Rhode Island, Alaska, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin and Tennessee. In addition to his performances, Mr. Wilson has conducted improvisational workshops for the Richmond Music Teachers Association, Richmond Jazz Society, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and Virginia State University with violinist Joe Kennedy, Jr.


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