Carnegie Hall Presents

Keyboard Virtuosos III: Keynotes

He was a sensation at the 2009 Van Cliburn Competition, and you can hear the first Japanese-born Gold Medalist, Nobuyuki Tsujii, at Carnegie Hall on a series with some of the most esteemed performers on his instrument: András Schiff, Richard Goode, and Maurizio Pollini.

Series Events

Thursday, November 3, 2011 | 7:30 PM
Juho Pohjonen
Zankel Hall


  • Juho Pohjonen, Piano


  • BEETHOVEN Sonata No. 15 in D Major, "Pastoral"
  • DEBUSSY Estampes
    ·· Pagodes
    ·· La soirée dans Grenade
    ·· Jardins sous la pluie
  • CHOPIN 24 Preludes, Op. 28

  • Encore:
  • RAVEL Prélude from Le Tombeau de Couperin
Grieg Til Våren
Juho Pohjonen, Piano
Music @ Menlo LIVE
Monday, February 27, 2012 | 7:30 PM
Simon Trpceski
Zankel Hall


  • Simon Trpceski, Piano


  • LISZT Prelude and Fugue in A Minor (after J.S. Bach)
  • LISZT Petrarch Sonnet No. 104 from Années de pèlerinage
  • LISZT Les jeux d’eaux à la Villa d’Este
  • LISZT Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in C-sharp Minor
  • SCHUBERT 16 German Dances, D.783
  • SCHUBERT Wandererfantasie, D. 760

  • Encores:
  • SHAHOV In Struga
  • LISZT Ständchen (after Schubert, Schwanengesang, D.957)
  • CHOPIN Prelude in D Minor, Op. 28, No. 24
Chopin Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 35, "Funeral March" (Scherzo)
Simon Trpčeski, Piano
EMI Classics
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 | 7:30 PM
András Schiff
Zankel Hall


  • András Schiff, Piano


  • BACH Invention in C Major, BWV 772
  • BACH Invention in E Minor, BWV 778
  • BACH Invention in G Major, BWV 781
  • BARTÓK Ten Pieces from Gyermekeknek (For Children), Book II
  • BACH Invention in D Minor, BWV 775
  • BACH Invention in F Major, BWV 779
  • BACH Invention in A Minor, BWV 784
  • BARTÓK Three Burlesques, Op. 8c
  • BACH Invention in E-flat Major, BWV 776
  • BACH Invention in G Minor, BWV 782
  • BACH Invention in B-flat Major, BWV 785
  • JÖRG WIDMANN Zirkustänze (World Premiere, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • BACH Invention in E Major, BWV 777
  • BACH Invention in B Minor, BWV 786
  • BACH Invention in D Major, BWV 774
  • BARTÓK Six Dances in Bulgarian Rhythm from Mikrokosmos, Book VI
  • BACH Invention in F Minor, BWV 780
  • BACH Invention in A Major, BWV 783
  • BACH Invention in C Minor, BWV 773
  • BEETHOVEN Six Bagatelles, Op. 126
  • GYÖRGY KURTÁG Adieu, Haydée I from Hommage à Bartók
  • GYÖRGY KURTÁG Adieu, Haydée II from Hommage à Bartók
  • GYÖRGY KURTÁG Rituale, in Memoriam Strém Kálmán (US Premiere)
  • GYÖRGY KURTÁG In Memory of a Pure Soul: Klara Schiff in Memoriam (US Premiere)
  • BARTÓK Out of Doors Suite

  • Encores:
  • BRAHMS Intermezzo in E-flat Major, Op. 117, No. 1
  • BACH Prelude and Fugue in C Major from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, BWV 846
  • BRAHMS Intermezzo in B-flat Minor, Op. 117, No.2
  • SCHUBERT Hungarian Melody in B Minor, D. 817
J.S. Bach Invention No.1 in C, BWV772a
András Schiff, Piano

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