Shai Wosner, piano

Friday, December 02, 2022 - 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. You can subscribe to this series, Build Your Own Subscription, or purchase a season pass. Individual tickets go on sale August 1.

About This Performance

Hailed for his “heartfelt, communicative artistry” (Classics Today), Shai Wosner connects Beethoven with newly commissioned works in a recital of variations written 200 years apart. Exploring themes of transformation, this recital is “a showcase for Wosner’s variety of touch at the keyboard, and for the different musical worlds he creates” (NPR).

Program includes Beethoven’s 33 Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli, Op. 120 and Philadelphia premieres by Derek Bermel, Anthony Cheung, Vijay Iyer, Wang Lu, and John Harbison.

The Artist(s)

Shai Wosner, piano
Pianist Shai Wosner has attracted international recognition for his exceptional artistry, musical integrity, and creative insight. His performances of a broad range of repertoire—from Beethoven and Schubert to Ligeti and the music of today—reflect a degree of virtuosity and intellectual curiosity that has made him a favorite among audiences and critics, who note his “keen musical mind and deep musical soul” (NPR’s All Things Considered).… Read More


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