Born in 1992, Benjamin first came to prominence as the outstanding winner of the Keyboard Final of the 2004 BBC Young Musician Competition at eleven; he was invited to perform at the First Night of the Proms in 2011 at nineteen. Also in 2011 Benjamin signed to Decca Classics. He was the inaugural recipient of The Ackman Classical Piano Prize with the New York Philharmonic in 2016. No longer a prodigy, he is an established virtuoso. Previous Music TORONTO recitals in 2014, 2015 and 2017.
Rameau Gavotte and Variations in A Minor
Schumann Kreisleriana, Op. 16
Liszt Ballade No. 2 in B Minor, S.171
Liszt Valses oubliées Nos. 1 and 2, S. 215
Liszt Berceuse in D-flat Major, S. 174
Gounod/Liszt Valse de l’Opéra Faust, S. 407