Winner of a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship and the Avery Fisher Prize, Jeremy Denk performs Romantic works by Chopin and Schumann, as well as Beethoven’s final piano composition, Piano Sonata No. 32.
Jeremy Denk, piano
SCHUMANN: Kinderszenen, Op. 15
CHOPIN: Mazurka in A-flat major, Op. 50, No. 2
ADÉS: Mazurka No. 1
CHOPIN: Mazurka in A minor, Op. 7, No. 2
ADÉS: Mazurka No. 2
CHOPIN: Mazurka in B-flat minor, Op. 24, No. 4
ADÉS: Mazurka No. 3
CHOPIN: Mazurka in C-sharp minor, Op. 63, No. 3
RZEWSKI: “Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues”
CHOPIN: Polonaise-Fantasy in A-flat major, Op. 61
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 32, Op. 111
“Mr. Denk, clearly, is a pianist you want to hear no matter what he performs, in whatever combination – both for his penetrating intellectual engagement with the music and for the generosity of his playing.” – The New York Times
Winner of a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, and the Avery Fisher Prize, Jeremy Denk is one of America’s foremost pianists. Denk’s recording of the Goldberg Variations for Nonesuch Records reached No. 1 on the Billboard Classical Charts. His recording of Beethoven’s Op. 111 paired with Ligeti’s Études was named one of the best discs of the year by The New Yorker, NPR, and the Washington Post, and his account of the Beethoven sonata was selected by BBC Radio 3’s Building a Library as the best available version recorded on modern piano.
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Costa Mesa CA 92626
Performance Dates: 11/21/2020
Single Tickets on sale August 2020.
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