Dénes Várjon, piano

Friday, April 05, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

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About This Performance

This acclaimed Hungarian artist was lauded as a “major pianistic personality” by the Philadelphia Inquirer upon his initial Chamber Music Society recital in 2014. “His unvarnished treatment of harmony and aggressive rhythm give an imperative impetus and sense of occasion to whatever he does.”

Beethoven: Piano Sonata in A Major, Op. 101
Brahms: Six Piano Pieces, Op. 118
Kurtág: Játékok [Selection]
Schumann: Études symphoniques, Op. 13

The Artist(s)

Dénes Várjon, piano
Sensational technique, deep musicality, and wide range of interest have made Dénes Várjon one of the most exciting and highly regarded participants of international musical life. Widely considered among the greatest chamber musicians, he works regularly with pre-eminent partners such as Steven Isserlis, Tabea Zimmermann, Kim Kashkashian, Jörg Widmann, Leonidas Kavakos, András Schiff , Heinz Holliger,… Read More


Dénes Várjon plays Bartók
Dénes Várjon, piano - Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No. 1
Pre-Concert Lecture

With David Dubal at 6:30 pm

Master Classes

Dénes Várjon will give a master class for students at Temple University (Rock Hall) on Saturday, April 6, 10-12 pm.