Pamela Frank, violin
Peter Serkin, piano

Tuesday, March 03, 2020 - 7:30 pm
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

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This concert is part of the Joseph and Marie Field String Recital, Early Music, and Kimmel Master Artists Series. Click here to subscribe.

Individual tickets to this event go on sale August 1.

About This Performance

Two beloved chamber musicians unite for an unforgettable evening of Bach. Violinist Frank is “a forcefully human musician who never lets a note or phrase pass without uncovering its greater emotional purpose” (Philadelphia Inquirer) while Serkin’s Bach interpretations are simultaneously noted for their reverence and sense of adventure.

Bach: Violin Sonata in B Minor, BWV 1014
Bach: Violin Sonata in A Major, BWV 1015
Bach: Violin Sonata in E Major, BWV 1016
Bach: Violin Sonata in C Minor, BWV 1017
Bach: Violin Sonata in F Minor, BWV 1018
Bach: Violin Sonata in G Major, BWV 1019

This concert is supported by Joseph and Marie Field and Martin and Cynthia Heckscher

The Artist(s)

Pamela Frank, violin
Pamela Frank has established an outstanding international reputation across an unusually varied range of performing activity. As a soloist she has performed with leading orchestras including the New York Philharmonic, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the San Francisco Symphony, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, the Berlin Philharmonic and the St. Petersburg Philharmonic. Ms. Frank performed regularly with the Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra,… Read More
Peter Serkin, piano
Recognized as an artist of passion and integrity, the distinguished American pianist Peter Serkin has successfully conveyed the essence of five centuries of repertoire. His performances with symphony orchestras, in recital appearances, chamber music collaborations and on recordings have been lauded worldwide for decades. Peter Serkin's rich musical heritage extends back several generations: his grandfather was violinist and composer Adolf Busch and his father pianist Rudolf Serkin.… Read More


2018 Menuhin Competition | Pamela Frank Masterclass | Brahms Violin Sonata No. 1
Peter Serkin, piano: Bach’s Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
Master Classes

Pamela Frank will give a master class for students at Temple University (date TBD).