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37th Annual Gala Festival Concert: August 17, 2024


Benjamin Harding Piano Recital (Piano Festival 2024)

St. Andrews Arts Council
Dr. Benjamin Harding
Wesley United Church, St Andrews NB

August 8, 2024 at 7 pm

Dr. Benjamin Harding Piano Recital at Wesley United Church, 77 William Street, St Andrews, NB

Tickets at the door – $30 (cash/cheque only; children free)

New Brunswick native, Dr. Benjamin Harding grew up in the rural fishing village of Dipper Harbour in New Brunswick, Canada.

He has performed throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and Hong Kong and holds a Masters degree and Professional Studies certificate from Manhattan School of Music and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Piano Performance from the University of Maryland.

An active chamber musician, Benjamin has collaborated with Michael Katz, Kangho Lee, Anthea Kreston, Benjamin Shute, David Kim, Christopher Wu and Clark Potter. This season Dr. Harding premiered works composed for him, by David Bennett Thomas and Ryan Carson.

His recordings of the music of Gustav Hoyer can be found at the composer’s website and at Octave Records.  

Dr. Harding is host and producer of the podcast, “Inside the Taubman Approach,”on behalf of the Golandsky Institute. 

Currently he serves on the faculty at the Csehy Summer School of Music and is Director of Worship Ministries at Riverstone Church in Yardley, PA.