Mitsuko Uchida, piano

Sunday, February 19, 2023 - 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 Kimmel Center 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

“Only a few pianists regularly cross the threshold of mere excellence to transporting brilliance… Mitsuko Uchida can be included in that exclusive handful” (New York Times). In a storied career spanning dozens of acclaimed recordings and standing ovations the world over, Uchida has earned a reputation for magisterial performances and a sublimely elegant artistic temperament. Her PCMS recitals are always “must-see” events, her intensely moving interpretations of classical repertoire balancing sinew and sensitivity with crystalline articulation and vivid dynamic contrasts.

Beethoven: Sonata in E Major, Op. 109
Beethoven: Sonata in A-flat Major, Op. 110
Beethoven: Sonata in C Minor, Op. 111

The Artist(s)

Mitsuko Uchida, piano
One of the most revered artists of our time, Mitsuko Uchida is known as a peerless interpreter of the works of Mozart, Schubert, Schumann and Beethoven, as well for being a devotee of the piano music of Alban Berg, Arnold Schoenberg, Anton Webern, and György Kurtág. She has enjoyed close relationships over many years with the world’s most renowned orchestras,… Read More

Videos

Mitsuko Uchida | Live at Wigmore Hall
Mitsuko Uchida | Live at Royal Albert Hall
WHAT YOU'LL HEAR