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.
||Pianist 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|
||The 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|
||Artists 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|
||Ian Maksin, cello and Ani Gogova, piano||Shchedrin In the Style of Albeniz (3:35) Ravel Pièce en forme de Habanera (3:08) iAN&ANi duo - Ian Maksin It’s not the Wind (variations on a Russian theme) (9:27) Ian Maksin, cello - Shostakovich Three Fantastic Dances, Op. 5 (3:35)||11/7/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Yiming Zhang, piano||Program: - Albeniz, Issac (1860-1909) - "Triana" from Iberia Book II - Beethoven (1770-1827) - Piano Sonata No. 23 in F Minor, Op. 57, "Appassionata" I. Allegro assai II. Andante con moto III. Allegro ma non troppo-Presto - Wang,||10/3/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Winston Choi, piano||Winner of the 2002 Orléans Concours International and Laureate of the 2003 Honens International Piano Competition, Canadian pianist Winston Choi is an inquisitive performer whose fresh approach to standard repertory, and masterful understanding,||9/5/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Roger McVey, piano||Program: - Sonata in C major, K.330 - W. A. Mozart (1756-1791) I. Allegro moderato II. Andante cantabile III. Allegretto - Etude no. 2: Defensive Chili - Marc Mellits (b. 1966) -||4/4/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Michael Tsalka, piano||Pianist and Early Keyboard performer Michael Tsalka (Israel-Netherlands) has won prizes and awards in Rome, Bayreuth, Bonn, Paris, Genoa, Tel-Aviv, Minneapolis, Berlin, Mexico City and Philadelphia. A versatile musician,||3/7/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||George Vatchnadze, Piano||Program: L. V. Beethoven: Sonata, op. 81a in E flat major, Das Lebewohl (Les adieux) Adagio; Allegro Andante espressivo Vivacissimamente - R. Schumann: Kinderscenen, op. 15 - S. Rachmaninoff: Prelude in E flat major, op.23 no. 6 -||2/7/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Jeff LaDeur, Piano||Jeffrey LaDeur enjoys an increasingly busy career as soloist, chamber musician and educator. Praised for his "assured virtuosity" and "articulate, expressive work at the keyboard" (San Francisco Classical Voice) Jeffrey has concertized around the world...||1/3/2014||Free||View In iTunes|