Cahal Masterson is a pianist of growing reputation. Masterson has performed throughout Europe and North America and recently in Suzhou, China. He is currently in the final year of a Masters in Music Performance at Shenandoah Conservatory in Virginia, where he is one of a select number of full scholarship students.
In April 2018 he recorded his inaugural album ‘Transition’ at Sono Luminus Studios in Boyce, Virginia, an achievement marking the first footsteps of his journey as a professional pianist. In the 2019 season he will embark on a series of concerts to promote this debut
recording, firstly in the US and Canada, before returning to launch it officially in Northern Ireland later in the year.
Prior to postgraduate study, Masterson completed a Bachelor degree in Music Performance at the Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin, during which time he was a recipient of the prestigious Lucien and Maura Tessier Scholarship, as well as a multiple prizewinner in Dublin’s prestigious Feis Ceoil.