"A stunning violinist [who] impressed with his technical security and a great presence of sound"
--The Boston Globe
Christoph Eschenbach, piano
"A brilliant solo pianist…particularly attuned to emotional expression"
--The New York Times
Grammy Award(r) nominee Leonidas Kavakos is recognized across the world as a violinist and artist of rare quality, acclaimed for his virtuosity, superb musicianship and the integrity of his playing. Kavakos comes together with pianist Christoph Eschenbach, Music Director for the Kennedy Center and National Symphony Orchestra, for an intimate evening as part of a residency at the Kennedy Center in which he both conducts and plays with the National Symphony Orchestra.
Part of the Leonidas Kavakos Residency. Repertoire for this program will be announced at a later date.
Program and Notes
- Johann Bach
- Sonata in E major, BWV 1016
- Ludwig van Beethoven
- Sonata No. 5 in F major ("Frühlingssonate"), Op. 24
- Robert Schumann
- Sonata No. 2 in D minor, Op. 121
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The Fortas Chamber Music Concerts are supported by generous contributors to the
Abe Fortas Memorial Fund, and by a major gift to the fund
from the late Carolyn E. Agger, widow of Abe Fortas.
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