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City of Worcester: Music, Theatre, & Dance - New

Yefim Bronfman Piano Recital

Music / Singing - Performance

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
7:30 PM-10:00 PM

Mechanics Hall
321 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608
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Please join us for a free pre-concert lecture at 6:30 PM in Washburn Hall, open to all ticket holders.

Internationally recognized as one of today's most acclaimed and admired pianists, Yefim Bronfman stands among a handful of artists regularly sought by festivals, orchestras, conductors and recital series. His commanding technique, power and exceptional lyrical gifts are consistently acknowledged by the press and audiences alike.
PROGRAM
Bartok - Suite Op. 14, Sz. 62, BB 70
R. Schumann - Humoreske in B-Flat Major, Op. 20
Debussy - Suite Bergamesque
Stravinsky - Petrushka

At the center of this season is a residency with the Staatskapelle Dresden which includes all the Beethoven concerti conducted by Christian Thielemann in Dresden and on tour in Europe. Mr. Bronfman will also be performing Bartok concerti with the London Symphony Orchestra and Valery Gergiev in Edinburgh, London, Vienna, Luxembourg, and New York. Recital performances will capture audiences with the cycles of the daunting complete Prokofiev sonatas over three programs in Berlin, New York's Carnegie Hall, and Cal Performances, Berkeley.

As a regular guest, Mr. Bronfman will return to the Vienna, New York and Los Angeles philharmonics, Mariinsky, Cleveland and Philadelphia orchestras, as well as the symphonies of Boston, Montreal, Toronto, San Francisco and Seattle. Following the success of their first US tour last spring, Mr. Bronfman will rejoin Anne-Sophie Mutter and Lynn Harrell in May for a European tour that takes them from Madrid to Berlin, Moscow and Milan.

Mr. Bronfman was awarded the Avery Fisher Prize in 1991, and the Jean Gimbel Lane Prize in piano performance from Northwestern University in 2010. He has been nominated for three GRAMMY® Awards, one of which he won with Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Los Angeles Philharmonic for their recording of the three Bartók Piano Concerti.
Subscription tickets on sale 6/18. Single Tickets on sale from MusicWorcester.org on or before July 1.

Cost: $49 adult, $17.50 students, $7.50 youth

Woo Pass: 10% off adult tickets

Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School

Website: http://www.musicworcester.org/MW/events/schedule-and-tickets/yefim-bronfman/
E-mail:ethan@musicworcester.org
Phone: 508-754-3231x205

Last Modified: July 13, 2016 at 3:15 PM

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