Carnegie Hall Presents

Keyboard Virtuosos II

In music spanning the depth and brilliance of Bach to the radiant color of Debussy and beyond, five of the world's finest pianists—Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Yuja Wang, András Schiff, Richard Goode, and Evgeny Kissin—show how it's done. Their recitals promise piercing beauty and breathless excitement.

Series Events

Thursday, November 13, 2014 | 8 PM
Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano

Program

  • BACH The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I
Bach's Art of the Fugue - Contrapunctus 9. a 4 alla Duodecima
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano
Deutsche Grammophon
Thursday, December 11, 2014 | 8 PM
Yuja Wang
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Yuja Wang, Piano

Program

  • SCHUBERT / LISZT "Liebesbotschaft" from Schwanengesang, D. 957
  • SCHUBERT / LISZT "Aufenthalt" from Schwanengesang, D. 957
  • SCHUBERT / LISZT "Der Müller und der Bach" from Die schöne Müllerin, D. 795
  • SCHUBERT Piano Sonata in A Major, D. 959
  • SCRIABIN Prelude and Nocturne for the Left Hand, Op. 9, No. 1
  • SCRIABIN Prelude in F-sharp Minor, Op. 11, No. 8
  • SCRIABIN Fantasy in B Minor, Op. 28
  • SCRIABIN Two Poems, Op. 63
  • SCRIABIN Piano Sonata No. 9, Op. 68, "Black Mass"
  • BALAKIREV Islamey
Scriabin Etude in in C-sharp minor, Op. 8, No. 9
Yuja Wang, Piano
Deutsche Grammophon
Thursday, March 12, 2015 | 8 PM
Sir András Schiff
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Sir András Schiff, Piano

Program

  • MOZART Piano Sonata in B-flat Major, K. 570
  • BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat Major, Op. 110
  • HAYDN Piano Sonata in D Major, Hob. HVI: 51
  • SCHUBERT Piano Sonata in A Major, D. 959
Haydn's Piano Sonata No. 61 in D Major (Finale - Presto)
András Schiff, Piano
Elatus
Friday, April 24, 2015 | 8 PM
Richard Goode
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Richard Goode, Piano

Program

  • MOZART Adagio in B Minor, K. 540
  • BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata No. 27 in E Minor, Op. 90
  • BRAHMS Klavierstücke, Op. 76
  • DEBUSSY Children's Corner
  • SCHUMANN Humoreske in B-flat Major
Brahms's Klavierstücke, Op. 76; No. 5: Capriccio in C-sharp Minor
Richard Goode, Piano
Nonesuch
Saturday, May 16, 2015 | 8 PM
Evgeny Kissin
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Evgeny Kissin, Piano

Program

  • BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Major, Op. 53, "Waldstein"
  • PROKOFIEV Piano Sonata No. 4 in C Minor
  • CHOPIN Nocturne in B-flat Minor, Op. 9, No. 1
  • CHOPIN Nocturne in B Major, Op. 9, No. 3
  • CHOPIN Nocturne in C Minor, Op. 48, No. 1
  • CHOPIN Mazurka in F-sharp Minor, Op. 6, No. 1
  • CHOPIN Mazurka in C-sharp Minor, Op. 6, No. 2
  • CHOPIN Mazurka in E Major, Op. 6, No. 3
  • CHOPIN Mazurka in A Minor, Op. 7, No. 2
  • CHOPIN Mazurka in F Minor, Op. 7, No. 3
  • CHOPIN Mazurka in C-sharp Minor, Op. 41, No. 1
  • LISZT Hungarian Rhapsody No. 15 in A Minor, "Rákóczi-Marsch"

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