Maria João Pires, ,piano (artist-in-residence)piano (artiste en résidence)
Presentation of the concert
Schubert, Allegro in A minor for Piano Four Hands, D. 947, “Lebenstürme” (approx. 13 min.)
Beethoven, Sonata for Piano no. 32 in C minor, op. 111 (approx. 26 min.) (Pires)
Beethoven, Seven Bagatelles, op. 33, (approx. 22 min.) (Kolesnikov) Schubert, Fantasia in F minor for Piano Four Hands, D.940 (approx. 20 min.)
Pavel Kolesnikov’s live recording has been praised by BBC Music Magazine for its “tremendous clarity, unfailing musicality and considerable beauty.” Join us for his Montréal debut with Maria João Pires, under whom he studied, in an outstanding piano recital.