Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Jonathan Biss, piano

Friday, April 05, 2024 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

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About This Performance

This concert is supported by Elaine Kligerman.

“Jonathan and I share the deep conviction that you can never really know all there is to know about great music,” remarks Mitsuko Uchida, “and that it’s worth spending your whole life trying to know a little more.” At the Marlboro Music School and Festival where they serve as Artistic Directors, these two peerless pianists have twice performed four-hand repertoire in concert together. In this rare duo recital appearance, Biss and Uchida demonstrate their artistic integrity and abiding love for Schubert.

Schubert: Allegro in A Minor, D. 947, Lebensstürme
Schubert: March in E-flat Minor, D. 819, No. 5
Schubert: Rondo in A Major, D. 951

Schubert: Divertissement à la hongroise, D. 818

Running time: 1 hour and 35 minutes (including intermission) 

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 is Musical America’s 2022 Artist of the Year, Read More
Jonathan Biss, piano
Pianist Jonathan Biss is a world-renowned educator and critically-acclaimed author who channels his deep musical curiosity into expansive performances and projects in the concert hall and beyond. Praised as “a superb pianist and also an eloquent and insightful music writer” (The Boston Globe) with “impeccable taste and a formidable technique” (The New Yorker),… Read More

Videos

Mitsuko Uchida | Schubert: Piano Sonata in C D840 'Reliquie', II. Andante
Jonathan Biss Piano Master Class | Schubert: Four Impromptus, D. 899, No. 1
WHAT YOU'LL HEAR
Pre-Concert Talk

Domestic Music-Making in Schubert’s Vienna with Jeffrey Kallberg at 6:30pm, Comcast Circle