Rudolf Firkušný Piano Festival - Jevgenij Kissin
Rudolfinum, Alšovo nábřeží 79/12, Praha 1 - Staré Město, 110 00
- Sat 23. 11. 2019 19.30
We see the word “virtuoso” being applied to all manner of soloists. Yet Evgeny Kissin is a phenomenon who transcends all common criteria. His virtuosity is not limited to his range of technical abilities, however – Kissin is a poet of the piano who has a strong affinity with Beethoven’s music.
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor Op. 13 "Pathétique"
Ludwig van Beethoven: Variations and Fugue in E flat major Op. 35 "Eroica"
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor Op. 31/2 "The Tempest"
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major Op. 53 "Waldstein"
Information source: www.firkusny.cz