Lauded for his "stellar" and "exemplary" (Gramophone Magazine) performances, Brandon Patrick George has appeared as a soloist and chamber artist throughout the United States, France, Italy, and Brazil.
Brandon has performed at the Kennedy Center (DC), Cité de la Musique (Paris), Metropolitan Museum of Art, Alice Tully Hall, and Carnegie Hall. He is a frequent recital artist at Bargemusic in New York, and performs on leading concert series throughout the United States. An avid chamber musician, Brandon has collaborated with members of Eighth Blackbird, the New York Philharmonic, and with the Jasper String Quartet. Together with harpist Meredith Clark, Brandon tours the U.S. annually, and has premiered and recorded music for flute, viola, and harp. He is a sought after guest with leading ensembles, having appeared in the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, and the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE). With ICE, Brandon has toured the U.S. and Europe, appearing at Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), the Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), the Park Avenue Armory (NYC), and the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival in England. He has performed live on New York's WQXR, and his performances have been heard worldwide on BBC Radio 3. Brandon's debut album featuring works by Aho, Bach, Boulez, and Prokofiev will be released by Haenssler Classics in the summer of 2018.
Brandon is a graduate of the Oberlin Conservatory of Music at Oberlin College. He received his Master of Music degree from the Manhattan School of Music, and was winner of the school's Concerto Competition. At the invitation of Sophie Cherrier, Brandon studied abroad in France at the Conservatoire de Paris (Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris).
(Updated June 2018)