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Jonathan was recently interviewed on Pianists from the Inside. His interview is reprinted below:
What motivates you to play piano and compose?
A constant desire to discover new sounds and new ways of interpreting old sounds. Whether playing music by living or deceased composers, I seek to understand the composer’s intentions as faithfully as possible and […]

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[ June 10, 2010; 8:00 pm; ] Music by John Adams (“Fellow Traveler,” for string quartet) and Chen Yi anchors the latest concert by the organization, which only programs music less than a decade old; also featured is music by Malcolm Goldstein (the première of “The Sky Has Many Stories to Tell”), Evan Hause, and Joel Hoffman. The performers include the violinist […]

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[ February 11, 2010; 8:00 pm; ] The Locrian Chamber Players will perform Thursday, February 11 at 8PM in Riverside Church. The concert will be devoted to music by Locrian co-founder John Kreckler, who died last June.

The program (All works by John Kreckler) includes:
Diversions (for clarinet and piano)

Out from Under (for string quartet)

The Dream Keeper (for soprano and piano. Texts by Langston Hughes)

Day Dream […]

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About Jonathan Faiman

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“Faiman is clearly a brilliant pianist...[his] music drew cheers from the Foellinger audience. I hope we hear more of his music soon.”
by John Frayne The Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette (Commissioned Concerto for Ian Hobson/Sinfonia da Camera)