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Pianist Garrick Ohlsson: 'Hammerklavier' & 'A Therese'
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Pianist Garrick Ohlsson: 'Hammerklavier' & 'A Therese'

Wed, December 9, 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

Garrick Ohlsson Piano

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata No. 24 in F sharp major, Op. 78 “A Therese”
Sonata No. 29 in B flat major, Op. 106 “Hammerklavier”

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Christos Vayenas Emcee
Monroe Heyman
Rebecca Sayles
Carole Grossman
Scotty Brookie
Anina K Van Alstine
Loretta Stec
Stephanie Bodoff
Axel Hoffer
David Harra
Malone
Jay Soule
Chris Haltom
Tin Yi Wong
Tae Yeon Lim
Chauncey DiLaura
Joanna Jarvis
John Garo Lonergan
Nancy S. Lyons
Robert Durso, Stuart Papavassiliou
Lloyd Lim
Louise Bettner
Linda B Downing
Rachel Blake
Chianti huang
Susan Bruckner
Jeanine castello-lin
Leah Brammer
Robert B Gidding
Marc Gerstein
Claire Lavery
Grant Barnes
Marvin Wolfthal
David Harris
Dwight Bell
Diane Becker
Hugh Hendrickson
Ma Ding
Ragna Boynton
Ian hinchliffe
Ricki Goldman
Jo Ann Neusner
Marika Garcia
Sheri Richardson
J A Bickers
Maria Morgan
Andrea Feig and Peter Feig
Allen B.ubin
Gretta Leopold
Sharon D. Brook
Karen Bassi
Vadim Tsinker
Vivian Snyder
Brian Johnston
Renee S
Christopher Waters
Katherine Buss
Ann Lipson
Daniel Lewin
RICHARD MAKMAN
OLIVER MOORE
Andrea
Geoffrey mason
Michael Perreault
Zheyu(Crystal) Jiang
Lisa Garrigues
Natalie Grant
Susanne Jonas
Julia Tobey
Deborah Raphael
Leslie Hsu and Richard Lenon
Steven Andes