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Marc-André Hamelin Solo Recital at 92Y

Sunday December 12, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

$20.00

“A musician’s musician, a virtuoso in the most comprehensive sense of the word – jaw-dropping.”

The Chicago Tribune

Pianist Marc-André Hamelin brings supreme grace, illumination and warmth to formidable technique in everything he plays. He joins us to perform a characteristically fascinating program, pairing a Beethoven masterwork with four short, beautiful mood pieces by the nearly unknown turn-of-the-century Russian composer of French heritage Georgy Catoire, and a vibrant dance suite straddling Baroque and Classical impulses by C.P.E. Bach – a composer of much exploration by Hamelin. The summit of the program is Beethoven’s Olympian late piano work, the “Hammerklavier” Sonata – one of the greatest possible blueprints for Hamelin’s extraordinary artistry.

Concert also available via livestream and available for 72 hours from time of broadcast.

Program
C.P.E. Bach Suite in E Minor, Wq. 6/12
G. Catoire Quatre Morceaux, Op. 12
Beethoven Sonata No. 29 in B-flat Major, Op. 106 “Hammerklavier”

Details

Date:
Sunday December 12
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$20.00
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Website:
https://www.92y.org/event/marc-andre-hamelin

Venue

92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10128 United States
Website:
https://www.92y.org/rentals/venues/all-venues