Nicholas Csicsko "Chaconne for Violin and Piano" world premiere

Nicholas Csicsko - Chaconne for Violin and Piano - new work composed for Canadian violinist, Veronique Mathieu, for the ACA Festival 2011.

Nicholas Csicsko’s award winning music has enthralled audiences throughout the United States, Canada, France, Germany, Qatar, and Afghanistan. His works have been performed at Carnegie Hall, The Kennedy Center, and at various other venues by ensembles including the Juilliard Orchestra, the Indiana University Orchestra, and the PUFF! Quintet.  In addition to composing, Mr. Csicsko is faculty at The Juilliard School’s Pre-College and Evening Divisions where he teaches composition, history, ear training, and theory.  Mr. Csicsko’s principal teachers include Samuel Adler, Claude Baker, and Sven-David Sandstrom.  Mr. Csicsko is a graduate of Indiana University and The Juilliard School, where he is currently pursuing his Doctorate in composition.