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Stayhome Festival No.5.: Jonathan Biss plays Beethowen

Hosted by the Consul of the Prague Flea Markets & Festivals Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Fri 27 Mar 00:30 - 02:00

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This is a special performance with no audience in 92Y's concert hall.

The live stream starts on 27 March, Friday at 0:30 am (CET).
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“One of his generation’s most serious musical thinkers” (The New York Times), Jonathan Biss brings his rich insight and commanding technique to Beethoven’s last three piano sonatas.

Written, as Beethoven said, “in a single breath,” these pieces represent the apotheosis of his piano writing, showing his mastery of the variation form (in Op. Protected content , his expertise in the forms of the musical past (the fugue, in Op. Protected content , and an ability to be cutting-edge (considering Op. Protected content a whole, but especially the famous ‘boogie woogie’ moments in the second movement).

Beethoven, Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Op. 109
Beethoven, Sonata No. 31 in A-flat Major, Op. 110
Beethoven, Sonata No. 32 in C Minor, Op. 111