Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

Friday, March 21, 2025 - 7:30 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 Ensemble Arts 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

Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes “has entered an elite circle of pianistic stardom. When he sits in front of the keyboard… extraordinary things happen” (New York Times). His first PCMS recital opens with works by fellow Norwegians Edvard Grieg and Geirr Tveitt and culminates in the elaborate and enigmatic emotional journey of Frédéric Chopin’s 24 Preludes.

Grieg: Sonata, Op. 7
Tveitt: Sonata No. 29, Op. 129, Sonata Etere
Chopin: 24 Preludes, Op. 28

The Artist(s)

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
The New York Times calls Leif Ove Andsnes “a pianist of magisterial elegance, power, and insight,” and the Wall Street Journal names him “one of the most gifted musicians of his generation.” With his commanding technique and searching interpretations, the celebrated Norwegian pianist has won acclaim worldwide, playing concertos and recitals in the world’s leading concert halls and with its foremost orchestras,… Read More


Leif Ove Andsnes | Chopin: Ballade in G Minor, Op. 23, No.1
Leif Ove Andsnes | Sibelius: Sonatina No.1, Op. 67, No. 3