Taka Kigawa
"Phenomenon... There's no denying he's something special." - The New York Times
News

Mr. Kigawa is always a poised guide through the most daunting music, as in his preternaturally unruffled evening-length survey of Pierre Boulez’s complete solo piano works. His touch is cool, yet rounded and smooth, and, even at its steeliest, his tone is never rough or harsh.

The New York Times previews Taka Kigawa's all Ligeti Étude recital this Monday, May 16th, in New York City

"Kigawa brings technical precision and intellectual lucidity to Ligeti’s projects: the pianist’s rigor illuminates the composer’s modernity."

Latest Recording
Coming Soon
Next Event
Aug
2
Tue
Tuesday - August 2, 2016
8:00 PM

Concert: Classical Revolution INDY

Indianapolis IN USA
Latest Video
Taka Kigawa performs Pierre Boulez's Second Sonata, in his sold-out recital in New York City in 2011. The composer highly praised his playing this music, as well as his Third Sonata, etc., as "very much impressed by the brilliant way he performed them. He was precise, and at the same time inventive....