Kit Armstrong, piano

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

$30.00 per ticket

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About This Performance

This concert is part of the Elaine Kligerman Piano Recital Series.

Described by the New York Times as a “brilliant pianist” who combines “musical maturity and youthful daring in his exceptional playing”, Kit Armstrong debuts on our Elaine Kligerman Piano Recital Series with a program that ingeniously explores sound and vision across five centuries. “Here is a pianist who seems to be on his way to lofty heights,” expressed his mentor, Alfred Brendel. He possesses “an understanding of the great piano works that combines freshness and subtlety, emotion and intellect.”

Images in music, from Renaissance to Impressionism
Byrd: The Bells
Rameau: La Poule
Beethoven: Sonata in C-sharp Minor, Op. 27, No. 2, Moonlight
Liszt: Dante Sonata
Debussy: Images, Book I

Please note this program will be performed without an intermission.

The Artist(s)

Kit Armstrong
Kit Armstrong, piano
Described by the New York Times as a “brilliant pianist” who combines “musical maturity and youthful daring in his exceptional playing”, Kit Armstrong performs as a soloist with some of the world’s most famous orchestras while maintaining an active career as a recitalist and composer. A passionate chamber music recitalist, Kit Armstrong has developed close artistic partnerships with other leading instrumental and vocal artists.… Read More

Videos

Kit Armstrong plays Liszt
Kit Armstrong plays Bach
WHAT YOU'LL HEAR
Pre-Concert Lecture

6:30 PM with Elizabeth Morgan