Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano

Sunday, March 13, 2022 - 3:00 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

This concert is part of the Elaine Kligerman Piano Recital Series and the Kimmel Master Artists Series. You can subscribe to these series, Build Your Own subscription, or purchase a Season Pass. Individual tickets go on sale August 1.

About This Performance

Following her 2019 PCMS debut with brother Sheku, Isata Kanneh-Mason—one of Britain’s most acclaimed young pianists—returns to Philadelphia for an imaginative solo recital, encompassing sonatas by Mozart and Beethoven, Rachmaninov’s epic Études-Tableaux, Op. 39, and a new work by British-Jamaican composer Eleanor Alberga. “Kanneh-Mason realizes every expressive moment with sensitivity” (The Guardian).

Mozart: Sonata in C Minor, K. 457
Beethoven: Sonata in F Minor, Op. 2, No. 1
Gubaidulina: Chaconne
Alberga: New work TBA  Philadelphia Premiere
Rachmaninov: Études-Tableaux, Op. 39 [Sel.]
Chopin: Ballade in F Major, Op. 38

The Artist(s)

Isata Kanneh-Mason
Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano
Isata Kanneh-Mason’s debut album, Romance, drew popular and critical acclaim, entering the UK classical charts at No. 1 when it was released in July 2019 and leading Gramophone magazine to extol the recording as “one of the most charming and engaging debuts” and Classic FM to praise her as “a player of considerable talent”.… Read More

Videos

Isata Kanneh-Mason | Clara Schumann: Piano Sonata (III. 'Scherzo')
Isata Kanneh-Mason | Barbican Sessions
WHAT YOU'LL HEAR