The Graduate Center Music Program is pleased to share that pianist and alumna Mirna Lekić was named as a winner in the The American Prize 2017-18 Competition, in the solo piano performance professional division.
Mirna Lekić is a Bosnian-American pianist active as a recitalist, chamber musician and educator. Praised for her “intelligent and sincere pianism” (Examiner), and “natural inventiveness and emotion” (Žena 21), she has performed in the United States, Canada, and Europe, at venues including New York’s Carnegie-Weill Hall, Symphony Space, World Trade Center, Chicago Cultural Center, St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London, and Théâtre de l’Ile Saint-Louis and Théâtre de la Vieille Grille in Paris. Mirna’s solo performances have been broadcast on WQXR, WNYC, WFMT, WPRB, and Bosnian TV and radio stations, and her solo debut album, Masks, was released in January 2017 on Centaur Records. Mirna serves as Assistant Professor of Music at Queensborough Community College, City University of New York.
For more information about Mirna, see: www.mirnalekic.com