WFMT: PianoForte Salon Series Live
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Join host Peter Whorf for The PianoForte Salon Series at Columbia College Chicago, a series of live performances centering on the piano, featuring today’s top solo pianists and chamber musicians. The PianoForte Salon Series started in February of 2006 and promotes exceptional artists from around the world.
||CleanJeeyoon Kim, piano||Program Jeeyoon Kim will discuss and play selections from her new CD, “10 More Minutes” In the Evening (Schumann) Waltz in C-sharp minor, Op. 64, No. 2 (Chopin) Fantasie-Impromtpu in C-sharp minor, Op. 64, No.||11/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAlessandro Marangoni, piano||An advocate of Italian music, pianist Alessandro Marangoni has recorded more than 20 CDs with works by Rossini, Clementi, and others. His international career took off when he won the prestigious “Amici di Milano” International Prize for Music in 2007||9/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAlexander Djordjevic, piano||Pianist Alexander Djordjevic is known for his “formidable talent and technique,” “profound poetic sensitivity” and “elegant, expressive, yet powerful and electrifying playing.” The Washington Post has declared him “a constant infusion of ori||7/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNick Phillips, piano||PROGRAM: J.S. Bach Prelude and Fugue in B-flat minor from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I W.A. Mozart Sonata in F Major, K.332 (Allegro – Adagio – Allegro Assai) Frédéric Chopin Ballade in G minor, Op.23 Carter Pann From “The Piano’s 12||5/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Zodiac Trio||Kliment Krylovskiy, clarinet; Vanessa Mollard, violin; and Riko Higuma, piano PROGRAM: Béla Bartók — Contrasts (1881 – 1945) I Verbunkos: Moderato, ben ritmato II Piheno: Lento III Sebes: Allegro vivace Dmitry Shostakovich||4/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAurelien Pederzoli, viola & Matthew Hagle, piano||Program: Robert Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, op.70 Arvo Part: Fratres Luigi Boccherini (arr. Katims): Sonata No. 6 in A Major, G4 Robert Schumann: Märchenbilder, Op.113 Henri Vieuxtemps: Élégie, Op.30 Aurelien Pederzoli,||3/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMichael Tsalka, piano||Program: Fugue and the Sensitive Style: The Music of Johann Sebastian Bach and his Sons. A selections from the Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080, and works by J. C. Bach, W. F. Bach, and C.P.E. Bach. Pianist and Early Keyboard performer Michael Tsalka has w..||2/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPianist EunAe Lee||EunAe has performed on WFMT’s Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series, Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall, the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre, Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage, Merkin Hall, Flushing Town Hall, and the Mannes Concert Hall, amongst others.||10/2/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Trout Quintet||The Trout Quintet is the popular name for the Piano quintet in A major, D. 667, by Franz Schubert. The work was composed in 1819, when he was 22 years old; it was not published, however, until 1829, a year after his death.||9/4/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArtists from Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute||Ravinia's Steans Music Institute is Ravinia's summer conservatory, bringing together each summer talented young musicians from around the world to make music together under the supervision of an internationally renowned faculty.||8/7/2015||Free||View in iTunes|