Artists

Astrig Siranossian

Violoncello

Nathanaël Gouin

Piano

Program

Nadia Boulanger

Trois pièces for Violoncello and Piano

Elliott Carter

Sonata for Violoncello and Piano

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata for Violoncello and Piano in D major Op. 102/2

Igor Stravinsky

Suite italienne for Violoncello and Piano

Johannes Brahms

Sonata for Violoncello and Piano in E minor Op. 38

Astor Piazzolla

Le Grand Tango for Violoncello and Piano

Approximate running time: 2h with one intermission

As a member of the Boulez Ensemble, Astrig Siranossian has long been a regular at the Pierre Boulez Saal. Now the young French-Armenian cellist returns in a duo formation with pianist Nathanaël Gouin. Their program includes shorter works by Nadia Boulanger, Stravinsky, and Piazzolla, as well as cello sonatas by Elliott Carter, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Johannes Brahms.