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Jenny Chen, piano

Saturday, August 17, 2019

The Olivier Music Barn, 6:30 PM

Pre Concert Talk: 5:00 PM, Tiara Acoustic Shell

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Program

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 28 in A Major, Op. 101
Etwas lebhaft und mit der innigsten: Allegretto ma non troppo
Lebhaft. Marschmäßig: Vivace alla marcia
Langsam und sehnsuchtsvoll: Adagio, ma non troppo, con affetto
Geschwind, doch nicht zu sehr, und mit Entschlossenheit: Allegro

FRÉDÉRIC CHOPIN: Barcarolle in F-sharp Major, Op. 60

CHOPIN: Fantaisie-impromptu in C-sharp Minor, Op. 66

INTERMISSION

CHOPIN: Polonaise in C-sharp Minor, Op. 26, No. 1

CHOPIN: Polonaise in E-flat Minor, Op. 26, No. 2

CHOPIN: Tarantella in A-flat Major, Op. 43

CHOPIN: Waltz in A-flat Op. 34, No. 1, “Valse brillante”

CHOPIN: Scherzo No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 20

Description

Performing annually at Tippet Rise since the 2016 inaugural season, our beloved friend Jenny Chen returns to the art center this year after making her Carnegie Hall debut. Tonight, she will play an ambitious selection of pieces by Chopin as well as Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 28 in A Major, Opus 101, a turning point to the composer’s late style.