Carnegie Hall Presents

Perspectives: András Schiff

Series Events

Friday, October 28, 2011 | 7:30 PM
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Budapest Festival Orchestra
    Iván Fischer, Music Director and Conductor
  • András Schiff, Piano

Program

  • SCHUBERT Overture to Die Zauberharfe
  • BARTÓK Piano Concerto No. 1
  • BARTÓK Piano Concerto No. 3
  • SCHUBERT Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major
Bartók Piano Concerto No. 3 (Allegretto)
Budapest Festival Orchestra; Ivá Fischer, Conductor; András Schiff, Piano
Warner Classics International
Saturday, October 29, 2011 | 8 PM
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Budapest Festival Orchestra
    Iván Fischer, Music Director and Conductor
  • András Schiff, Piano

Program

  • BARTÓK Hungarian Peasant Songs
  • BARTÓK Piano Concerto No. 2
  • SCHUBERT Symphony No. 9, "Great"

  • Encore:
  • BARTÓK Dance of the Urog Swinherds from Hungarian Sketches
Bartók Piano Concerto No2, Sz 95 (Allegro molto)
Budapest Festival Orchestra; Iván Fischer, Conductor; András Schiff, Piano 
Warner Classics International
Schubert's Symphony No. 9, Andante Allegro ma non troppo
Budapest Festival Orchestra; Iván Fischer, Music Director and Conductor
Channel Classics
Monday, October 31, 2011 | 8 PM
András Schiff
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • András Schiff, Piano

Program

  • BACH Three-Part Inventions, BWV 787-801
  • BARTÓK Piano Sonata
  • BEETHOVEN Diabelli Variations

  • Encore:
  • BEETHOVEN Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Op. 109
Bach 15 Three-part Inventions, BWV 787/801 - No. 11 in G minor, BWV 797
András Schiff, Piano
Decca
András Schiff and His "Perspectives"
András Schiff introduces the multifaceted series he has assembled for Carnegie Hall audiences throughout the 2011-2012 season.
Sunday, February 19, 2012 | 7:30 PM
András Schiff Master Class
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Alexandra Dariescu, Piano
  • Zoltán Fejérvári, Piano
  • Yuval Gilad, Piano
  • Naomi Kudo, Piano
  • Roman Rabinovich, Piano

Program

  • BACH French Overture in B Minor, BWV 831
    ··Overture
  • BARTÓK Suite for Piano, Op. 14
  • BARTÓK Three Burlesques
    ··Quarrel
    ··A Bit Drunk
  • BACH English Suite No. 3 in G Minor, BWV 808
    ··Sarabande
    ··Gavotte I
    ··Gavotte II
    ··Gigue
  • BARTÓK Piano Sonata
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 | 7:30 PM
András Schiff Young Artists Concert
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Alexandra Dariescu, Piano
  • Zoltán Fejérvári, Piano
  • Yuval Gilad, Piano
  • Naomi Kudo, Piano
  • Roman Rabinovich, Piano

Program

  • BACH English Suite No. 3 in G Minor, BWV 808
  • BARTÓK Suite for Piano, Op. 14
  • BACH English Suite No. 5 in E Minor, BWV 810
  • BACH French Overture in B Minor, BWV 831
  • BARTÓK Piano Sonata
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 | 7:30 PM
Muzsikás
THE ROUTES AND ROOTS OF BARTÓK
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Muzsikás
  • Mihály Sipos, Violin
  • László Porteleki, Violin, Koboz, and Tambura
  • Péter Éri, Viola, Kontra, Mandolin, and Flutes
  • Dániel Hamar, Contrabass, Gardon, and Turkish Drum
  • Mária Petrás, Guest Vocalist

    with

  • András Schiff, Piano
"Eddig Vendég"
Muzsikás
Hannibal
Saturday, February 25, 2012 | 7:30 PM
András Schiff
Dénes Várjon
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • András Schiff, Piano
  • Dénes Várjon, Piano
  • David Skidmore, Percussion
  • James Michael Deitz, Percussion

Program

  • SCHUMANN (ARR. DEBUSSY) Six Etudes in Canonic Form
  • GYÖRGY KURTÁG GYÖRGY KURTÁG Selections from Játékok
    ·· Fog Canon
    ·· Furious Chorale
    ·· Bells (Homage to Stravinsky)
    ·· Homage to Halmágyi Mihály
  • DEBUSSY En blanc et noir
  • BARTÓK Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 | 7:30 PM
András Schiff
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • András Schiff, Piano

Program

  • 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
Decca
Thursday, May 3, 2012 | 6 PM
Making Music: Jörg Widmann
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Jörg Widmann, Clarinet
  • Claron McFadden, Soprano
  • András Schiff, Piano
  • Shai Wosner, Piano
  • The Parker Quartet
    ·· Daniel Chong, Violin
    ·· Karen Kim, Violin
    ·· Jessica Bodner, Viola
    ·· Kee-Hyun Kim, Cello
  • Jeremy Geffen, Series Moderator

Program

    ALL-JÖRG WIDMANN PROGRAM
  • Fieberphantasie
  • Intermezzi
  • Fünf Bruchstücke
  • Versuch über die Fuge
Jörg Widmann Nachtstück for Clarinet, Cello and Piano
Jörg Widmann, Clarinet; Jan Vogler, Cello; Ewa Kupiec, Piano
Berlin Classics
Saturday, May 5, 2012 | 7:30 PM
Salzburg Marionette Theater
András Schiff
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Salzburg Marionette Theater
  • András Schiff, Piano

Program

  • DEBUSSY Children's Corner
  • SCHUMANN Kinderszenen, Op. 15
  • DEBUSSY La boîte à joujoux
Saturday, May 12, 2012 | 8 PM
Christian Gerhaher
András Schiff
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Christian Gerhaher, Baritone
  • András Schiff, Piano

Program

  • BEETHOVEN An die ferne Geliebte, Op. 98
    ·· Auf dem Hügel sitz' ich spähend
    ·· Wo die Berge so blau
    ·· Leichte Segler in den Höhen
    ·· Diese Wolken in den Höhen
    ·· Es kehret der Maien
    ·· Nimm sie hin denn, diese Lieder
  • SCHUMANN Dichterliebe, Op. 48
    ·· Im wunderschönen Monat Mai
    ·· Aus meinen Tränen spriessen
    ·· Die Rose, die Lilie, die Taube, die Sonne
    ·· Wenn ich in deine Augen seh'
    ·· Ich will meine Seele tauchen
    ·· Im Rhein, im heiligen Strome
    ·· Ich grolle nicht
    ·· Und wüssten’s die Blumen, die kleinen
    ·· Das ist ein Flöten und Geigen
    ·· Hör' ich das Liedchen klingen
    ·· Ein Jüngling liebt ein Mädchen
    ·· Am leuchtenden Sommermorgen
    ·· Ich hab' im Traum geweinet
    ·· Allnächtlich im Traume
    ·· Aus alten Märchen
    ·· Die alten, bösen Lieder
  • SCHUMANN "Ballade des Harfners ," Op. 98a, No. 2
  • SCHUMANN "Wer nie sein Brot mit Tränen aß," Op. 98a, No. 4
  • SCHUMANN "Wer sich der Einsamkeit ergibt," Op. 98a, No. 6
  • SCHUMANN "An die Türen will ich schleichen," Op. 98a, No. 8
  • HAYDN "The Spirit's Song," Hob. XXVIa:41
  • HAYDN "Content," Hob. XXVIa:36
  • HAYDN "Trost unglücklicher Liebe," Hob. XXVIa:9
  • HAYDN "Geistliches Lied," Hob. XXVIa:17
  • HAYDN "The Wanderer," Hob. XXVIa:32
  • BEETHOVEN "Adelaide," Op. 46

  • Encores:
  • SCHUMANN "Mondnacht," Op. 39, No. 5
  • HAYDN "She Never Told Her Love," Hob. XXVIa:34
Schumann Dichterliebe, Op. 48, "Ich grolle nicht"
Christian Gerhaher, Baritone; Gerhard Huber, Piano
RCA Victor Red Seal

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