Gavin George, 11 year old pianist, playing in Lakeside Featured

On Tuesday, August 12, 11 year old pianist Gavin George is playing with the Lakeside Symphony Orchestra at Hoover Auditorium from 8:15-10 p.m. Gavin has been studying piano since he was three and a half.

Gavin has an impressive list of accomplishments that he has acquired in his 11 years. To name a few, he has played Concerto in Cleveland’s Severance Hall; played solo recitals in Florida, Sorrento, Italy and in Washington DC at Constitution Hall; he has been on the Queen Latifah Show this year and the CBS Early Show when he was 6; played at music festivals in Vianden, Luxenbourg and Pergia, Italy; won an SAA International Piano Concerto competition and played at Minneapolis’ Orchestra Hall; and he has been on From the Top, THNKR’s Prodigy YouTube channel.

In his free time, Gavin enjoys skiing, reading, building Legos and playing with his brother, Max. For additional information and updates about Gavin, subscribe to his YouTube channel at Gavin is the son of Eric and Mary George and the grandson of Harold and Mary George of Catawba.

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