Eve Egoyan (BMus ’85)

Pianist Eve Egoyan (BMus ’85) is renowned for her specialization in new works for the piano. After completing her Bachelor of Music Performance at UVic in 1985, Eve went on to achieve her MMus at the University of Toronto followed by four years of study at various schools in Europe.

Her ongoing performance interests encompass extremely contrasting sensibilities, from the rigorous interpretation of a score to free improvisation. Egoyan also explores other art forms and technologies in relation to the piano and has appeared as a recitalist in Canada, England, France, Germany, Portugal, Japan, and the United States. In 2013, she received a Chalmers Arts Fellowship to pursue her own creative work. Eve is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (FRSC) and one of fifty Canadian performers and conductors given and designation of "CMC Ambassador" by the Canadian Music Centre. "5" is Eve's ninth solo disc.