Name: Joseph Kingma
Originally from: USA
Last school attended: Rice University, MM candidate
Notable performance: Mr. Kingma performed as a semi-finalist in the 2010 American Paderewski International Piano Competition.
Winner of the 2011 Brevard Music Festival Concerto Competition and 2013 guest artist with the Clear Lake Symphony, American pianist Joseph Kingma has been praised for his technique and personal approach to music. He has won prizes at numerous competitions, including the 2010 Brevard Music Festival Piano Competition, the 2010 Rice University Concerto Competition and the 2012 Sorantin International Young Artist Competition.
Mr. Kingma has performed in venues such as the St. Cecilia Music Society in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Roussel Hall in New Orleans, Louisiana, Stude Concert Hall and Duncan Recital Hall in Houston, Texas, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Clear Lake, Texas, among others.
Mr. Kingma holds a bachelor’s degree from and is currently a master’s candidate at Rice University. Former teachers include Aviram Reichert, Philip Pletcher, and Elena Arseniev.