Washington Performing Arts Society: Markus Groh, piano
Saturday, June 01, 2013, 2:00 PM

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Washington Performing Arts Society
Hayes Piano Series
Markus Groh, piano

Sharing the same birthday with celebrated pianists Alfred Brendel and Maurizio Pollini, Markus Groh, the first-ever German winner of the prestigious Queen Elisabeth Competition, has proven himself among the finest pianists in the world. "Among the pianists laying claim to Liszt as a central figure in their repertoire, Groh's fingers and sense of comprehension set a new modern standard" (Philadelphia Inquirer). Mr. Groh's program will include works by Beethoven, Golijov, Hindemith, Liszt, and Liszt/Wagner. 

Performance Timing:  Part One - 53 min.; Intermission - 18 min.; Part Two - 41 min.

Program and Notes

    Johann Bach
    Partita for Keyboard No. 4 in D major, BWV 828
    Ludwig van Beethoven
    Piano Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101
    Osvaldo Golijov
    Levante
    Paul Hindemith
    Piano Sonata No. 3 (1936)
    Franz Liszt
    "O du mein holder Abendstern" from Tannhäuser
    Franz Liszt
    Two pieces from Années de pèlerinage I: Suisse, S. 160
    Franz Liszt
    Concert Paraphrase from Verdi's Rigoletto

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