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Audrey Vardanega & Tanya Tomkins celebrate Beethoven's 250th
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Audrey Vardanega & Tanya Tomkins celebrate Beethoven's 250th

Mon, December 7, 2020 7:00 PM, PST

Welcome to a celebration of Beethoven's 250th Birthday Year - featuring significant works for his favorite instrument - the piano. Our four-day festival features performer's who are among the most esteemed interpreters of his music, including pianists Jonathan Biss, Garrick Ohlsson, Alon Goldstein and Audrey Vardanega with cellist Tanya Tomkins.

The festival will include favorites like the Pathetique Sonata and Les Adieux, as well as the towering Hammerklavier. The opening concert will begin with remarks from the director of the Center for Beethoven Studies at San Jose State University, Dr. Erica Buurman, and will conclude with a live q&a featuring the performers.

We hope you will join us for the festival starting Sunday, December 6th at 7 pm PST, for stimulating live discussions and dazzling performances honoring one of the greatest composers of all time.

Sign up for this individual concert on this page, or click the link below to sign up for the complete series:

https://www.groupmuse.com/events/11193-distinguished-artists-presents-beethoven-s-250th-celebration

Program

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Tanya Tomkins Cello

Ludwig van Beethoven

Cello Sonata No. 3 in A major, Op. 69

Allegro ma non tanto
Scherzo. Allegro molto (in A minor)
Adagio cantabile – Allegro vivace.

(performed on gut strings and the 'Poletti' fortepiano)

Cello Sonata No. 4 in C Major, Op. 102 No. 1

Andante – Allegro vivace
Adagio – Tempo d'andante – Allegro vivace

(performed on gut strings and the 'Rausch' fortepiano)

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Meina Xu, about 2 months ago

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Attendees

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Christos Vayenas Emcee
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Seungoh Ryu
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Tin Yi Wong
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David Harris
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Sarah Jane Horton
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Howard Schranz
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Dwight Bell
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Ann Gazenbeek
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David Kalman
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Hugh Hendrickson
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Ma Ding
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Danielle Kramer
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Ragna Boynton
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Joanna Jarvis
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Philip Harwood
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Natalia Pavlova
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Katie scofield
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Grant Barnes
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Karen Heather
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Randy Borden
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Vivian Nelson
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Erika M. Ellison
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Evelyn Dilworth
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Kraig WILLIAMS
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David Villegas
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Colleen Flynn
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Rachel Blake
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Bill Moulder
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Shirley Greenwood
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Mark Stevens
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David Sutton
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Desmond Torkornoo
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Maryse Carlin
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Chris Haltom
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Tracy D
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Deborah Raphael
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Martin Cohn
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Allen B.ubin
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MaryAnn Hauf
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Katherine B. LaForge
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Carolyn Dille
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Christopher Waters
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Sharona Barzilay
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Katherine Buss
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Sharon D. Brook
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Rebecca Lee
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Maydene Fisher