Monday, April 30, 8:00 PM | Chenery Auditorium, Kalamazoo
Diane S. Robertson
“Andsnes has entered an elite circle of pianistic stardom. When he sits in front of the keyboard..., extraordinary things happen.” — Jeremy Eichler, The New York Times
With his commanding technique and searching interpretations, celebrated Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes will hold the Chenery audience spellbound as he performs Nielsen, Sibelius, Schubert, Widmann, and Beethoven.
A pre-concert talk by David Abbott, Albion College, will be held at the Chenery Auditorium Reception Room at 7:00 PM (free for ticketholders).
|NIELSEN||Chaconne, Op. 32|
|SIBELIUS||The Birch, Op. 75, No. 4|
|Impromptu, Op. 97, No. 5|
|Rondino II, Op. 68, No. 2|
|Der Hirt, Op. 58, No. 4|
|Romanze, Op. 24, No. 9|
|BEETHOVEN||Sonata Op. 31, No. 2 “The Tempest”|
|SCHUBERT||Two Scherzi, D. 593|
|WIDMANN||Idyll and Abyss|
|SCHUBERT||Three Piano Pieces, D. 946|
All performances, programs, and performance dates and times are subject to change.
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