Photo: Dr. Réa Beaumont performs at Dundas Square, Toronto © Réa Beaumont 2014
Dr. Réa Beaumont is a leading classical pianist whose compelling interpretations are delivered with a rich palette of tone color and a powerful technical command. Frequently described as “beautiful” (American Public Media), her performances and recordings have been broadcast in 13 countries, most recently on BBC, and she has premiered over 50 works in collaboration with leading composers, including Canada’s most famous classical composer R. Murray Schafer.
Dr Réa Beaumont is pleased to announce she was awarded the coveted Chalmers Arts Fellowship from the Ontario Arts Council for 2017.
Réa has just released the world premiere recording of R. Murray Schafer's newest work, in collaboration with violinist Stephen Sitarski, Concertmaster of the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra and Esprit Orchestra. The piece received its premiere broadcast on CBC Radio 2.