Sir András Schiff In Recital

Sir András Schiff is an acknowledged titan of the piano world, who is known for coaxing the most mesmerizing of musical colors out of any piece he plays. In 2014 he was bestowed a knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II for services to Music.

In Recital

Dates and Tickets

  • 2 Mar (Sat) 2019 8:00PM
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Running time

1 hour, 24 minutes

Doors open

1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance

Location

S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall

Performers

Sir András Schiff

Piano

Sir András Schiff was born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1953 and started piano lessons at the age of five with Elisabeth Vadász. Subsequently he continued his musical studies at the Ferenc Liszt Academy with Professor Pál Kadosa, György Kurtág and Ferenc Rados, and in London with George Malcolm.

Program

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Leoš Janáček

On an Overgrown Path

Robert Schumann

Davidsbündlertänze, Op. 6

Leoš Janáček

Piano Sonata 1.X.1905, From the street

Robert Schumann

Piano Sonata No. 1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 11