Zoe Erisman, pianist and composer, is a retired Professor at the University of Colorado at Denver. Her concertizing career has included two European tours, two tours in China, and solo concerts in Russia, Italy, Germany, England, Turkey, Macedonia, and Mexico. She has performed solo concerts at the Moskow Conservatory and at Wigmore Hall in London. The Orion recording "Zoe Erisman, pianist, plays Shostakovich" was released in Japan, Israel, Europe and the U.S and received favorable reviews in Ovation and American Record Guide. Her TV and radio appearances include airplay in U.S., Russia, and China. She organized and performed 16 sonatas in the UCD Beethoven Piano Sonata Cycle along with Menahem Pressler, Ann Schein, Anton Kuerti, and Claude Frank. 'Zoe Erisman is a tremendously communicative artist ...she could turn out to be a major discovery. The last pianist I heard with this much charisma on record was Martha Argerich." American Record Guide "She is a formidable pianist in her technique and in her self-assuredness...Her tone has great power and she is impervious to the difficulties within the programs she plays...She makes everything seem effortlessly simple..." Il Cittadino (Milan) Sound Recordings : CDBaby.com and ITunes, Amazon, Rhapsody, other sites and digital outlets Liszt Sonata in Bm & Preludes Claude Debussy CD French Sonatas for Violin and Piano ( Franck, Faure---Ceci & Erisman The Russians at Wigmore (Hall, London-Shostakovich, Prokofiev, Scriabin, Shchedrin) Schumann/Schubert (Kreisleriana, Fantasie Sonata) French Piano Music (Franck, Debussy, Ravel) ( Beethoven Piano Sonatas Op. 109, Op.14, No. 2, Op. 13 Shostakovich Preludes/ New Chamber & Computer Works, Zoe Erisman, composer.