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September 21, 2022
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center, University of Indianapolis
Esteban Castro is a pianist and composer from New York who captivates audiences and critics with performances that are intimate and sophisticated beyond his years. He currently attends the Juilliard School.
At age 13, Esteban was the first prize winner in the Montreux Jazz Piano Solo Competition in 2016, making him the youngest ever to receive this prestigious award. At 14, he was the youngest first-prize recipient at the 2017 Jacksonville Jazz Piano Competition.
Esteban routinely donates his time and performances to charitable causes, such as the Jazz Ambassadors, the American Cancer Society, Haiti Disaster Relief, Aid to Victims of Hurricane Maria, and to provide musical instruments for needs-based students.