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Jonathan Biss performs Beethoven's Sonata's Op. 90 'Pathetique' & Op. 111
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Jonathan Biss performs Beethoven's Sonata's Op. 90 'Pathetique' & Op. 111

Tue, December 8, 2020 7:00 PM, PST

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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.

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Program

Jonathan Biss

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata No. 8 in C minor "Pathetique”, Op. 13
Sonata No. 27 in E minor, Op. 90
Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111

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Andrea Feig and Peter Feig
Daniel Greenhouse
Diane Bloom
Marika Garcia
Karen Bird
Lila Cohen
Jo Ann Neusner
Dinah Bodkin
Lisbeth
Dan Hunt
Maria Morgan
Katie scofield
Sophie Heller
Laura Park
Ragna Boynton
Nancy Jacobsen
Ella hirst
Ma Ding
Hugh Hendrickson
Sally Kong
Dwight Bell
Diane Becker
David Harris
Grant Barnes
Robert B Gidding
Axel Hoffer
Jay Soule
Mark Kalow
Robert S Schreiber
Roberta K
Katalin Mitchell
Stephanie Bodoff
Malone
Ofelia Garcia
Steve Auerbach
Lloyd Lim
Vera Breheda
Carole Grossman
Susan Bruckner
Joanna Jarvis
Chauncey DiLaura
Linda Koenig
Rebecca weinstein
Jeanine castello-lin
David Kalman
Monroe Heyman
Rebecca Sayles
Scotty Brookie
Rachel Blake
Marsha Moroh
Chris Haltom
Marc Gerstein
David Harra
Steven Andes
Kate Alm
Andrew S. Levin
Leslie Hsu and Richard Lenon
OLIVER MOORE
Linda Lienhard
Weinstein
Mary Fran Archer
Karen Bassi
John Burke
Olga Euben
Julia Tobey
Sharon D. Brook
Jean Andrews
Helen Thiessen
Julie Goldscheid
Matt Young
Allen B.ubin
Martin Cohn
Yoeli
Robyn Sherain
Luke Habberstad
Katherine Buss
Brian Johnston
Lauren Block
Maydene Fisher
Renee S
Sylvia R. Deck
Christopher Waters
Elise Bodtke
Lisa Robinson
John W Boulton