“Spontaneous yet perfect, the best of how a young person can play.” (Symphony Magazine).
Dominic Cheli was the First Prize winner of the 2017 Concert Artists Guild Competition. A Naxos recording artist, he released his first CD of the music of Clementi in 2017, and his following album of the music of Schubert and Liszt will be available soon. His rapidly advancing career included his debut in Walt Disney Hall performing Prokofiev’s 3rd Piano concerto with Valery Gergiev, his Carnegie Hall recital debut, as well as appearances with numerous orchestras across the country. He has appeared at the Mostly Mozart, Ravinia, and Virginia Arts Festivals, working with conductors such as Valery Gergiev, Matt Aucoin, Markus Huber, Rossen Milanov, Barbara Schubert, Arthur Fagen, and many others.