Miles previews upcoming PCMS piano recitals w/ Richard Goode & Benjamin Grosvenor - https://t.co/IwxksFHGLh
Benjamin Beilman, violin and Andrew Tyson, piano
Friday, April 08, 2016 - 8:00 PM
300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
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Due to the imminent birth of his child, Christian Tetzlaff has had to cancel his upcoming U.S. tour and cannot appear for us as planned this Friday. However, we are very pleased to report that violinist Benjamin Beilman and pianist Andrew Tyson will instead present a recital of works by Mozart and Janacek.
Mozart: Violin Sonata in G Major, K. 301
Mozart: Violin Sonata in E Minor, K. 304
Janáček: Violin Sonata, JW VII/7
Janáček: Dumka, JW VII/4
Mozart: Violin Sonata in A Major, K. 526
Reserve Free Tickets to a pre-concert panel discussion at 6:15 pm as part of the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA).
String Theory: Exploring the Nature, Craft and Soul of Musical Instruments delves into the material culture of music, exploring the relationship between the things we create and their identity as independent artistic enablers. Samuel Zygmuntowicz, renowned instrument-maker in New York City, and Will Straw, Professor of Communications in the Department of Art History and Communication Studies at McGill University (Montreal), will examine the constantly-evolving art of violin-making and the unique voice each instrument holds in its design.
Part two of the project will take place before the Takács Quartet concert on Wednesday, April 13th at 6:15 pm.
Produced in partnership with the Kimmel Center as part of the Philadelphia International festival of the Arts.
Pianist Andrew Tyson is a laureate of the Leeds International Piano Competition where he won the new Terence Judd-Hallé Orchestra Prize, awarded by the orchestra and conductor Sir Mark Elder resulting in several performances. Other concerto appearances include the Colorado Symphony, the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, the Las Vegas Philharmonic, the National Orchestra of Belgium under Marin Alsop,.View full bio
Violinist Benjamin Beilman is the recipient of both a 2012 Avery Fisher Career Grant and a 2012 London Music Masters Award. This season, Mr. Beilman made his Carnegie Hall concerto debut with the New York Youth Symphony in Stern Auditorium; additional concerto debuts this season include appearances with the London Philharmonic at Royal Festival Hall,.View full bio
Address: 300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102