A top prizewinner of several international piano competitions–including Busoni, Kappell, Cleveland International, Joanna Hodges, and Concert Artist Guild–Neil Rutman has received worldwide acclaim for his compelling and atmospheric recitals, orchestral performances and recordings. He has recently garnered additional praise for his innovative narrated from the keyboard recitals on the lives of Schumann, Beethoven, Albeniz, and Art Tatum. Mr. Rutman is currently Artist-in-Residence at the University of Central Arkansas He was a Missionary to Scotland. A former collegiate boxer with a collegiate record of 6-0, Mr. Rutman also coaches the University of Central Arkansas Boxing Club.
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