"DO NOT FORGET ME" is a multi-media concert tribute to artistic creativity and survival
in Terezín, featuring
MELINDA LEE MASUR, Pianist
Lauded for her “impeccable technique and artistic interpretation” (The Columbian), pianist Melinda Lee Masur has performed on all three stages of Carnegie Hall, London's Wigmore Hall and Purcell Room, the Berliner Philharmonie, at the Ravinia Festival, Festival Les Muséiques Basel, and in cities across the US, Europe and Asia. She is a founding member of The Lee Trio, which has been praised worldwide for its “gripping immediacy and freshness” (The Strad). In addition, she has collaborated with artists including Thomas Quasthoff, Alban Gerhardt, Augustin Hadelich, Fanny Clamagirand and Adrian Brendel.
Ms. Masur is a graduate of Harvard University and the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hannover, Germany. Her mentors include Erna Gulabyan, Maria Curcio, Claude Frank, Leon Kirchner, Wolfram Rieger and Einar Steen-Nøkleberg. She is a member of the chamber music faculty at Boston University and Director of Piano Chamber Music for the BU Tanglewood Institute. Together with her husband, Ken-David Masur, she serves as Artistic Director of the Chelsea Music Festival, an annual summer music festival in New York City praised as a "gem of a series" by The New York Times. Ms. Masur is a Steinway Artist.