Artist Bio

Orion Weiss, piano

One of the most sought-after soloists in his generation, American pianist Orion Weiss has performed with many of the major American orchestras, including the Chicago Symphony, Boston Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, and New York Philharmonic. Also an enthusiastic chamber musician, Weiss performs regularly with his wife, pianist Anna Polonsky, violinists James Ehnes and Arnaud Sussmann, and cellist Julie Albers, as well as ensembles including the Pacifica Quartet. He has appeared across the United States at Lincoln Center, the Ravinia Festival, the Sheldon Concert Hall, the Seattle Chamber Music Festival, La Jolla SummerFest, Chamber Music Northwest, the Bard Music Festival, the Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival, the Kennedy Center, and Spivey Hall.
Orion Weiss will perform in Concert Program V (July 28 and 29), Carte Blanche Concert IV (July 30), and Concert Program VI (August 2).