Artists

Jörg Widmann

Clarinet

Mitsuko Uchida

Piano

Program

Johannes Brahms

Sonata for Clarinet (Viola) and Piano in F minor Op. 120/1

Alban Berg

Four Pieces for Clarinet and Piano Op. 5

Jörg Widmann

Fantasy for Solo Clarinet

Franz Schubert

Impromptu in C minor D 899/1

Jörg Widmann

Sonatina facile for Piano

Robert Schumann

Fantasy Pieces for Clarinet and Piano Op. 73

Approximate running time: 1h 30m with one intermission

Mitsuko Uchida and Jörg Widmann explore joint sources of musical inspiration: works by Schumann, Brahms, and Schubert meet Berg’s Four Pieces for Clarinet and Piano as well as Widmann’s own Fantasy for Solo Clarinet.The program also includes his Sonatina facile, an homage to Mozart’s famous C-major Sonata composed especially for Uchida, one of today’s leading Mozart interpreters.