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Date & Time

Friday, December 4, 2020
7:00 PM

Location

Online

Admission

$15

More Information

https://chicagopresents.uchicago.edu/michael-brown-beethovens-legacy

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Box Office for the Arts
773-702-ARTS

Description

Beethoven's influence on music is boundless. Pianist and Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient Michael Brown explores that legacy in this program featuring two of Beethoven’s masterworks alongside music by and tributes to the composer’s teacher, Haydn, and Mendelssohn’s Variations sérieuses, a memorial to Beethoven.

PROGRAM: "Beethoven's Legacy"
Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata no. 8 in C minor, op. 13 “Pathétique”
Haydn: Fantasia (Capriccio) in C Major, Hob. XVII:4
Debussy: Hommage à Haydn
Ravel: Menuet sur le nom d’Haydn
Michael Brown: Etude-Fantasy on the Name of Haydn (2020) world premiere*
Mendelssohn: Variations serieuses, Op. 54
Ludwig van Beethoven/Franz Liszt: Adelaide, Op. 46
Beethoven: Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp Minor, Op. 27, No. 1, Quasi una Fantasia, “Moonlight”

This stream will premiere at 7:00 pm CT on Friday, December 4, and can be viewed until 11:59 pm CT on Sunday, December 6.