Vijay Venkatesh

Pianist

Past Performances

Past Itinerary:

July 23, 2017
Newport Music Festival
Breakers Mansion, Newport, RI

June 18, 2017
Sarasota Music Festival
Holley Hall, Sarasota, Fl

June 11, 2017
Sarasota Music Festival
Holley Hall, Sarasota, Fl

June 1, 2017
Stude Concert Hall, Rice University
Houston, TX

May 28, 2017
Solo Performance Classics Alive
Thayer Hall
Los Angeles, CA

May 7, 2017
Le Salon de Musiques
An Afternoon of Chamber Music
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Los Angeles, CA

May 3, 2017
Chamber Recital
MacDonald Recital Hall, USC
Los Angeles, CA

March 28, 2017
Solo Recital
Alfred Newman Recital Hall, USC
Los Angeles, CA

March 23, 2017
Chamber Music at the Steinway Gallery, Beverly Hills
Vijay Venkatesh, piano
Micah Wright, Clarinet
Annie-Jacobs Perkins, Cello

March 15, 2017
Solo Recital
Rancho Mirage Library

 

March 5, 2017
Le Salon de Musiques
An Afternoon of Chamber Music
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Annenberg Theatre, Palm Desert
February 27th 2017
Palm Desert, CA

Los Angeles, CA
Feb 24, 2017
USC Symphony Orchestra
Beethoven Concerto No.4 in G Major
David Lockington, Conductor
Bovard Auditorium
Los Angeles, CA

Jan 8 2016
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Le Salon de Musiques
An Evening of Chamber Music
Los Angeles,CA

Nov 17 2016
Three Pianos, Six Hands Extravaganza
McCallum Theatre
Palm Desert,CA

September 9-16
29-Concert Tour of Washington with Trio Brillante

July 25-26 2016
Solo Recitals at Cleveland Museum of Art

March 5, 2016
Field’s Piano
Solo Recital
Steinway Anniversary And Celebration Gala
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

February 16, 2015
Santa Monica, CA
Annenberg Beach House
Da Capo Trio
Kelsi Doolittle, Clarinet
Sarah Rommel, Cello
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

November 7, 2015
UCI Symphony
Irvine, CA
Irvine Barclay Theatre
Beethoven Concerto No. 4 G Major
Frank Restesan, Conductor
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

September 18, 2015
Seattle Symphony
Seattle, WA
Benaroya Hall, S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium
Saint Saens Concerto No. G Minor
Ludovic Morlot, Conductor
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

September 16, 2015
Seattle, WA
Benaroya Hall, Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall
Solo Recital
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

August 30, 2015
Solo Recital
Aliso Viejo, California
Soka Performing Arts Center
Sponsored by the Parnassus Society
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

2014 Past Itinerary:

February 2nd, 2014
Recital
Temecula, California
Classics at the Merc
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Priyanka Venkatesh, Violin

April 7th, 2014 7 PM
Pasadena, California
Competition Winner Recital and Banquet
Fine Arts Club of Pasadena
Athenaeum at Cal Tech
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Website

June 13th, 2014 7:30pm
Solo Recital
Westerly, Rhode Island
United Theatre
Program: Works by Granados, Haydn, Chopin, and Liszt

July 27th, 2014 8pm
Vienna, Austria
Palais Auersperg
Vienna International Orchestra
Mozart Concerto No. 23 in A major K. 488
Vijay Venkatesh, Soloist
Robert Lehrbaumer, Conductor

November 19th, 2014 7:30 PM
Music for Food Charity Concert
McDonald Recital Hall, University of Southern California
Program: Schubert Trout Quintet
Other works TBA
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

November 23rd, 2014
Recital
Temecula, California
Classics at the Merc
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Priyanka Venkatesh, Violin

Monday February 2nd, 2015 8 PM
Pasadena, California
Chamber Recital
Fine Arts Club of Pasadena
Athenaeum at Cal Tech
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Priyanka Venkatesh, Violin

Wednesday February 11th, 2015 7 PM
Rancho Mirage, California
Chamber Recital
Rancho Mirage Public Library
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Priyanka Venkatesh, Violin

March 29, 2015
Shumei Arts Council
Clyde Montgomery Concert
Pasadena, California
Chamber Recital (Works TBA)

2013 Itinerary:

July 21st – Aug 10th 2013
Banff Centre – Alberta, Canada
Banff Music Festival
Website

September 20th, 2013 7:30 PM
Recital
“Music by the Sea”
Encinitas Library
Encinitas, California
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Website

September 21st, 2013 3:30 PM
Recital
“The Interludes”
First Lutheran Church of Torrance
Torrance, California
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Website

October 4th, 2013 6 PM
Solo Recital
KIA of Palm Springs
Palm Springs, California
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

October 14-16 2013
New York City
Yamaha Artists Services / Merkin Concert Hall

October 26th, 2013 8 PM
New London, Connecticut
Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra
Garde Arts Center
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1 in Bb Minor
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Toshiyuki Shimada, Conductor
Tickets
Website

November 10th, 2013 3 PM
Roanoke, Virginia
Roanoke Symphony Orchestra
Jefferson Center, Shaftman Performance Hall
Liszt Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
David Stewart Wiley, Conductor
Tickets
Website

November 11th, 2013 10 AM
Teaching a Masterclass
Roanoke, Virginia

November 11th, 2013 8 PM
Roanoke, Virginia
Roanoke Symphony Orchestra
Jefferson Center, Shaftman Performance Hall
Liszt Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
David Stewart Wiley, Conductor
Tickets
Website

November 17th, 2013 3PM
Recital
Newport Beach Library
Sunday Musicales
Newport Beach, California
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Priyanka Venkatesh, Violin
Website

November 21st, 2013 4PM
Recital
Rancho Mirage Public Library
2007 Virginia Waring International Piano Competition Winner, Vijay Venkatesh
Guest Artist for Virginia Waring’s ‘Life of Music’
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano

2012 Itinerary:

Jan 26th, 2012
Irvine Valley College
Performing Arts Center
Recital
Irvine, California

Jan 29th, 2012
Garden Grove Methodist Church
Solo Recital
Garden Grove, California

July 15th, 2012 Brevard Music Center 3PM
Brevard, North Carolina
Brevard Festival Orchestra
Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium
Liszt Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major
Vijay Venkatesh, Piano
Ken Lam, Conductor

Featured Past Solo Recitals / Performances 2008-2011:

  • Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, CA
  • Soka Performing Arts Center, Aliso Viejo, CA
  • Colburn Conservatory’s Zipper Hall, Los Angeles, CA
  • Bing Theater, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA
  • Redlands Bowl, Redlands, CA
  • Broad Stage, Santa Monica, CA
  • Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium, Brevard, North Carolina
  • Galaxy Theater, Sorrento, Italy
  • Recital series ‘Sunday’s at Two’, Greystone Mansion, Beverly Hills, CA
  • Le Petit Trianon, San Jose, CA
  • Greystone Mansion, Beverly Hills, CA
  • Harris Hall, Aspen, CO
  • Trinity Lutheran Church, Manhattan Beach, CA
  • Yamaha Artists Services, New York City, NY
  • Encore! Recital Series – Coachella Valley
  • Indian Wells Theater, Palm Desert, CA
  • Merv Griffin Recital Series, Beverly Hills, CA
  • Irvine Valley College, Performing Arts Center, Irvine, CA
  • Skirball Performing Arts Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Bing Theater, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA
  • Rancho Mirage Public Library, Palm Desert, CA
  • Porter Center, Brevard, NC
  • Baylor University Jones Concert Hall, Waco, Texas
  • Miami-Dade County Auditorium, Miami, Fl
  • San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
  • Vic Lopez Auditorium, Whittier, CA
  • Centenary College, Shreveport, Louisiana
  • Schumacher Theater, Aliso Viejo, CA
  • Garden Grove United Methodist Church, Garden Grove, CA
  • Atlantis Resort, Bahamas
  • Casa Romantica, San Clemente, CA
  • Guest Artist Performance – ’09 Dana Hills High School Class Graduation, Dana Hills Football Stadium, CA

School Outreach Recitals:

  • 2001-2004 Multiple Recitals at Moulton Elementary School
  • 2007 Washington Charter Elementary School
  • 2009 Dana Hills High School
  • 2009 San Juan Hills High School
  • 2009 Aliso Niguel High School
  • 2009 Niguel Hills Middle School
  • 2009 Vista Murrieta High School
  • 2010 Dana Hills High School
  • 2010 Irvine Valley High School
  • 2010 George White Elementary School
  • 2010 La Quinta Middle School
  • 2011 La Quinta High School (3 Concerts)
  •  2012 Rancho Mirage Elementary School
  •  2012 Marian Bergeson Elementary School