Carnegie Hall Presents

Keyboard Virtuosos I

Virtuosos, indeed! Christian Zacharias’s long-awaited Carnegie Hall recital debut, the 23-year-old phenomenon Yuja Wang in a New York City recital for the first time, and Mitsuko Uchida’s all-Schubert program—not to mention appearances by Leif Ove Andsnes and Evgeny Kissin—are all a part of this series.

Series Events

Thursday, October 20, 2011 | 8 PM
Yuja Wang
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Yuja Wang, Piano
    New York Recital Debut

Program

  • SCRIABIN Prelude in B Major, Op. 11, No. 11
  • SCRIABIN Prelude in B Minor, Op. 13, No. 6
  • SCRIABIN Prelude in G-sharp Minor, Op. 11, No. 12
  • SCRIABIN Etude in G-sharp Minor, Op. 8, No. 9
  • SCRIABIN Poème in F-sharp Major, Op. 32, No. 1
  • PROKOFIEV Sonata No. 6 in A Major, Op. 82
  • LISZT Sonata in B Minor

  • Encores:
  • LISZT Gretchen am Spinnrade, D.118 (arr. Liszt)
  • DUKAS The Sorcerer's Apprentice (arr. Yuja Wang)
  • GLUCK Melodie from Orfeo ed Euridice
  • J. STRAUSS JR. "Tritsch-Tratsch" Polka (arr. Cziffra)
Stravinsky Petrouchka (Danse russe)
Yuja Wang, Piano
Deutsche Grammophon
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 | 8 PM
Christian Zacharias
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Christian Zacharias, Piano
    Carnegie Hall Recital Debut

Program

  • C.P.E. BACH Sonata in A Minor, Wq. 57, No. 2
  • C.P.E. BACH Rondo in C Minor, Wq. 59, No. 4
  • BRAHMS Four Pieces for Piano, Op. 119
  • BEETHOVEN Sonata No. 31 in A-flat Major, Op. 110
  • SCHUBERT Sonata in D Major, D. 850

  • Encores:
  • D. SCARLATTI Sonata in G Major, K. 55
  • MOZART Rondo in D Major, K. 485
Mozart Piano Sonata No.6 in D Major (Allegro)
Christian Zacharias, Piano
EMI Classics
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 | 8 PM
Leif Ove Andsnes
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano

Program

  • HAYDN Sonata in C Minor, Hob. XVI:20
  • BARTÓK Suite, Op. 14
  • DEBUSSY Images, Book I
  • CHOPIN Waltz in F Minor, Op. 70, No. 2
  • CHOPIN Waltz in G-flat Major, Op. 70, No. 1
  • CHOPIN Waltz in D-flat Major, Op. 70, No. 3
  • CHOPIN Waltz in A-flat Major, Op. 42
  • CHOPIN Ballade in A-flat Major, Op. 47
  • CHOPIN Nocturne in B Major, Op. 62, No. 1
  • CHOPIN Ballade in G Minor, Op. 23

  • Encores:
  • CHOPIN Waltz in A-flat Major, Op. 34, No. 1
  • GRANADOS Spanish Dance No. 5
  • RACHMANINOFF Etude-tableau in C Major, Op. 33, No. 2
Chopin Ballade No.3 In A Flat, Op.47
Franz Richter, Piano
Deutsche Grammophon
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 | 8 PM
Mitsuko Uchida
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Mitsuko Uchida, Piano

Program

    ALL-SCHUBERT PROGRAM
  • Sonata in C Minor, D. 958
  • Sonata in A Major, D. 959
  • Sonata in B-flat Major, D. 960
Schubert Piano Sonata in C Minor, D. 958 (Allegro)
Mitsuko Uchida, Piano
Philips
Thursday, May 3, 2012 | 8 PM
Evgeny Kissin
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Evgeny Kissin, Piano

Program

  • BEETHOVEN Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp Minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight"
  • BARBER Piano Sonata, Op. 26
  • CHOPIN Nocturne in A-flat Major, Op. 32, No. 2
  • CHOPIN Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58

  • Encores:
  • CHOPIN Mazurka in A Minor, Op. 67, No. 4
  • BEETHOVEN Six Variations on an Original Theme in D Major, Op. 76
  • PROKOFIEV March from The Love for Three Oranges
Beethoven's Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp Minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight", Allegretto
Evgeny Kissin, Piano
RCA Victor

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