Jonathan Paul Cambry

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Jonathan Paul Cambry at WBEZ Radio Station in Chicago

Jonathan Paul Cambry (born 1982)[1] is an American classical pianist, teacher, composer and producer from Chicago, Illinois. He has performed at multiple locations around the world, most notably the Chicago Symphony Center as part of the 2012 Chicago Piano Day curated by concert pianist and Grammy-winning Soviet-born naturalized American classical pianist, Emanuel Ax.[2][3] Pianists at this festival included world-renowned pianists Jorge Federico Osorio, Jeremy Denk, Reginald Robinson, Marc-André Hamelin, Orli Shaham, Valentina Lisitsa, Bill Charlap, Renee Rosnes and others.

Cambry is also the founder of the American Chamber Opera, a Chamber opera in the United States which performs famous operatic works in English, and has been featured on NBC[4] and WGN[5] networks in Chicago.

Jonathan Cambry is a graduate of the University of Chicago Laboratory High Schools class of 2000.

In 2012, he performed at all of the locations in the Memorial Day Weekend Keys to the City Piano Festival, that was created by the city of Chicago.[2]

Jonathan Cambry was recently a guest lecturer at the University of Montana School of Business Administration and is the brother of Emile Cambry, Jr.[6]

Along with being a musician, Jonathan Cambry is on the leadership team of technology incubator BLUE1647, which is expanding to many locations across the midwest and founded by brother Emile.[7]

Jonathan Cambry's father Emile Sr., is a native of Haiti who came to the US to become an emergency department doctor, while his mother Emily spent almost thirty years as both a nurse and a social worker.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cambry, Jonathan". Archived from the original on 2013-09-30. Retrieved 2014-04-11. 
  2. ^ a b "David Hyde Pierce "thrilled" by his piano duet with Emanuel Ax - Chicago Sun-Times". suntimes.com. Retrieved 2014-04-11. 
  3. ^ "Chicago Piano Day 2012: Save the Date. | Show Me Chicago". chicagonow.com. Retrieved 2014-04-11. 
  4. ^ "American Chamber Opera Puts Madame Butterfly in Kenya | NBC Chicago". nbcchicago.com. Retrieved 2014-04-11. 
  5. ^ "American Chamber Opera offers look at "The Magic Flute"". video.wgntv.com. Retrieved 2014-04-11. 
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-03-30. Retrieved 2014-04-09. 
  7. ^ [1]
  8. ^ University of Montana – Jonathan Paul Cambry

External links[edit]