Carolin Widmann, violin
Gloria Chien, piano

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

$30.00 per ticket

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About This Performance

Beethoven’s genial A Major Sonata and Prokofiev’s Handel-inspired F Minor Sonata are featured on Carolin Widmann’s inspired PCMS debut program, which also includes a Philadelphia premiere by her brother, the renowned composer and clarinetist Jörg Widmann.

Beethoven: Violin Sonata in A Major, Op. 30, No. 1
Stravinsky: Divertimento
J. Widmann: Paraphrase über Mendelssohns Hochzeitsmarsch [Phila. Premiere]
Prokofiev: Violin Sonata in F Minor, Op. 80

The Artist(s)

Carolin Widmann, violin
A wonderfully versatile musician, Carolin Widmann’s activities span the great classical concerti, new commissions specially written for her, solo recitals, a wide variety of chamber music and, increasingly, period instrument performances, including play/direction from the violin. Following the release of Widmann’s critically acclaimed Mendelssohn/Schumann Concerto’s disc, the 2016/17 season saw her give debuts with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Irish Chamber Orchestra,… Read More
Gloria Chien, piano
Picked by the Boston Globe as one of the Superior Pianists of the year, Gloria Chien made her orchestral debut at the age of 16 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Since then she has appeared as a soloist under the batons of Sergiu Comissiona, Keith Lockhart, Thomas Dausgaard, and Irwin Hoffman. She has presented recitals at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum,… Read More


Carolin Widmann & Geneva Camerata - 29.01.2015
Widmann | Inkinen | Alban Berg: Konzert für Violine und Orchester | Deutsche Radio Philharmonie
Pre-Concert Lecture

With James Primosch at 6:30 pm