Not your typical concert: From The Top & Music For Food

Amir named a Lang Lang Young Scholar 2016 – 2018

Read more here.

Brookline pianist reaches out through music

The Boston Globe covers Amir’s work on using classical music in the community.

Amir named a YoungArts Winner

Amir was selected as a 2016 YoungArts Winner. More info here.

621 Cliburn Junior Prelim 067

“He started the Chopin simply and let the introduction set the stage. He took a gentle approach to the main theme and let it blossom on its own… More impressive, he played the passages differently on each repeat—ever stronger and more passionate.”

 

- Gregory Sullivan Isaacs, TheaterJones

Cliburn Junior 2015 Amir Siraj

Amir wins NEPTA Piano Competition

On March 28, 2015, Amir was awarded First Prize the New England Piano Teacher’s Association’s Ruth Davidson Piano Competition, held at Steinert Hall in Boston.

Amir Siraj

Amir Selected to Compete in Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition

Amir was selected as one of the twenty-four young pianists from around the world to compete in the inaugural Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition, which will take place June 21 – 28, 2015 in Fort Worth, TX. He is one of the nine US representatives. See cliburn.org for more info.

Amir Wins Eleanor B. Nelson Concerto Competition

Amir was awarded first prize in the Quincy Symphony Orchestra’s Eleanor B. Nelson Concerto Competition. He will be featured in the QSO’s spring concert, and will also receive the Robert E. Brown Scholarship. He will be performing Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with the QSO on April 12 at 2:30 pm at the Lloyd Hill Performing Arts Center in Quincy. Admission is free.

New Recordings