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Dénes Várjon, piano

Friday, April 05, 2019 - 7:30 PM (Add to calendar)

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

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  • Dénes Várjon - Janacek: V Mlhách (In The Mists)

$30.00

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

Pre-concert lecture w/ David Dubal at 6:30 pm

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

Dénes Várjon, piano

His sensational technique, deep musicality, wide range of interest have made Dénes Várjon one of the most exciting and highly regarded participants of international musical life. He is a universal musician: excellent soloist, first-class chamber musician, artistic leader of festivals, highly sought–after piano pedagogue. Widely considered as one of the greatest chamber musicians, he works.

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Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Address: 300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

  The Perelman Theater is part of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, located on the southwest corner of Broad and Spruce Streets in Center City Philadelphia. The smaller of the two concert halls in the Kimmel Center, the Perelman Theater is a 627-seat auditorium with seating on the plaza, plaza tier, first balcony, and second balcony levels.…more info