Artists

Ben Goldscheider

French Horn

Giuseppe Guarrera

Piano

Program

Jörg Widmann

Air for Solo Horn

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata for Horn and Piano in F major Op. 17

Alexander Skrjabin

Valse for Solo Piano in A-flat major Op. 38

Robert Schumann

Adagio and Allegro for Horn and Piano in A-flat major Op. 70

Mark Simpson

New Work for Horn and Piano

Volker David Kirchner

Tre Poemi for Horn and Piano

Guillem Palomar

New Work for Solo Piano

York Bowen

Sonata for Horn and Piano in E-flat major Op. 101

This duo recital brings together three graduates of the Barenboim-Said Akademie: horn player Ben Goldscheider and pianist Giuseppe Guarrera, both regular guests at the Pierre Boulez Saal in previous seasons, present a colorful program of music ranging from Beethoven to Volker David Kirchner, as well as new works by Mark Simpson and Guillem Palomar—who completed his composition studies at the Akademie in the class of Jörg Widmann in 2021.