Adrian Ruiz, Concert Pianist and Recording Artist

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Biography, Awards, Performances and Recordings
AR Records, PO Box 5013
Lancaster, CA 93539


Adrian Ruiz,winner of the Busoni Prize,Michaels Memorial Award, Ciudad de Montevideo Competition, Kimber Award and Young Musicians Foundation Award is a native of Los Angeles who studied with Rudolph Serkin at the Curtis Institute of Music where he received an Artists Diploma. He graduated cum laude from USC where he studied with Lillian Steuber. He has appeared as soloist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Marlboro Festival Orchestra, the Chicago Symphony, the Austin Symphony, the SODRE Symphony, the Hadyn-Trento Symphony and the DEBUT Orchestra. He has toured the US, South America, Alaska, Mexico and Europe. He was a former Chairman of the Keyboard Studies Department at the University of Southern California School of Music.


Rubinstein 5th piano concerto, Rheinberger Piano concerto, Ginastera/Chavez Sonatas, Goetz complete piano works, Volkmann/Kichner/Burgmueller piano works for GENESIS Records and the 1st and 3rd Piano concertos of Rachmaninoff under AR RECORDS. He has also recorded the 3 Sonatas of Grieg for Violin and Piano for CAMBRIA Records.

Upcoming releases

Hiller concert etudes
Three sonatas by Hiller
Raff Sonata
Raff Suite
Liszt sonata
Chopin etudes Op. 25
Chopin ballades
Liszt piano concerto

Ordering Information on Genesis Recordings.

Rachmaninov 1st & 3rd concerto liner notes