Born in New York City, David Sacks, 15, resides in Greenwich, Connecticut. He is a student of Miyoko Lotto and Ursula Oppens. David has given numerous solo recitals at the Tenri Cultural Center in New York and this past fall inaugurated the Young Artist Concert Series at the 92nd Street Y’s Weill Art Gallery. David is making his debut with the Yonkers Philharmonic this spring as the First Prize winner of their concerto competition, playing the Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor by Rachmaninoff.
David won the First Prize in the 2013 Rene B. Fisher Competition for Young Pianists, Elementary/Middle School Division in New Haven, CT and is a 2015 - 2016 Chopin Foundation Scholarship Recipient as well as a 2016 National YoungArts Foundation winner.
A full-time student at Stanford University’s Online High School David enjoys skiing steep terrain and writing short stories and verse.
Passions outside of piano
I love to ski steep terrain and write short stories and verse.
Piano composition you would like to learn in the next 3-5 years
Beethoven's Diabelli Variations.
Music you like to listen to in your leisure time
Bartok and other moderns.
A legendary person you would like to meet