Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord
Kenneth Weiss enjoys a richly varied musical life as a soloist, chamber musician and teacher. Born in New York, he has performed extensively in Europe, North America and Asia—Wigmore Hall, Tokyo's Bunkakaikan Hall, Théâtre de la Ville in Paris, Library of Congress, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, La Roque d'Antheron, Auditorio Nacional in Madrid, and the Amsterdam Concertgebouw. He is a frequent guest of The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival, and NYC's Music Before 1800. In 2021, he recorded Bach’s Art of Fugue on the historic Taskin harpsichord in Lisbon, Portugal. Other solo recordings on the Satirino label include Bach's Goldberg Variations, Partitas, and Well-Tempered Clavier, a recording of Rameau operas and ballets transcriptions, two Scarlatti albums, and two CDs devoted to Elizabethan keyboard music—A Cleare Day and Heaven & Earth. He is Professor of Harpsichord at the Haute Ecole de Musique in Geneva, Switzerland, and Professor of Chamber Music at the Paris Conservatory.