CARNEGIE HALL PRESENTS

Performance Saturday, April 22, 2017 | 8 PM

Emanuel Ax

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Emanuel Ax is “an extremely satisfying pianist; he is at home in a wide variety of music and his pianism is always thoughtful, lyrical, lustrous” (The Washington Post). The beloved musician returns to Carnegie Hall for a recital that features impromptus by Schubert and Chopin, and the New York premiere of a new work by Samuel Adams.

Performers

  • Emanuel Ax, Piano

Program

  • SCHUBERT Four Impromptus, D. 935
  • SAMUEL ADAMS Impromptus (NY Premiere)
  • CHOPIN Impromptu in A-flat Major, Op. 29
  • CHOPIN Impromptu in F-sharp Major, Op. 36
  • CHOPIN Piano Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58

Audio

CHOPIN Piano Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58 (Finale: Presto non tanto)
Emanuel Ax, Piano

This performance is part of Great Artists II.