Artists

Alexandre Kantorow

Piano

Program

Johannes Brahms

Four Ballades for Piano Op. 10

Sofia Gubaidulina

Chaconne for Piano

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Piano Sonata No. 1 in D minor Op. 28

Johann Sebastian Bach

Chaconne from the Partita for Solo Violin BWV 1004

Arranged for Piano left hand by Johannes Brahms

Approximate running time: 1h 30m without intermission

Winner of both the First Prize and Grand Prix at the 2019 Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, pianist Alexandre Kantorow, born in France in 1997, is widely regarded as one of the up-and-coming artists of the younger generation. For his Pierre Boulez Saal debut recital he has chosen works by Brahms, Bach, Rachmaninoff, and Sofia Gubaidulina.

This concert, originally announced for January 2021 and then cancelled, has been moved to June 19.

For all June concerts, visitors must present a negative test result no more than 24 hours old or proof of either recovery or full vaccination. More information can be found in our protective and hygiene measures.