J.T. Hassell, piano

Hometown: Amarillo, Texas

Meet J.T.

J.T. appeared on Show 303, recorded in Interlochen, MI, on March 13, 2015.

Program bio for Show 303:

J.T. Hassell (piano), 18, is from Amarillo, Texas, but currently attends the Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, Michigan, where he studies with Michael Coonrod. J.T. has won concerto competitions with the Amarillo Symphony, the Texas State International Piano Festival, and the Interlochen Academy Orchestra. He has attended the Brevard Music Center and the Bowdoin International Music Festival. Outside of music, J.T. enjoys reading and making the most of Michigan winters by having snowball fights and building snowmen.

Listen to J.T.

Show 303, Interlochen, Michigan
The third movement, Allegro vivace, from the Piano Concerto No. 3 in E major, Sz. 119 by Béla Bartók, with the Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra, directed by Dr. Carolyn Watson