Chris Cartner Plays Beethoven And Brahms

When:  From 27-May-16 to 29-May-16, at 6 pm May 27/ 3 pm May 29
Where:  Christ Church Lavender Bay on May 27/ Hunter Baillie, Annandale May 29
Pianist Chris Cartner

Pianist Chris Cartner

Pianist Chris Cartner performs two of the most significant sonatas from the solo piano repertoire – Beethoven’s Appassionata and Brahms’ Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5 in two Sydney recitals.

Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57, Appassionata is a work which sums up the depth of his personality: a world-changing sonata of humanity, rage, love and deep emotional impact.

Brahms’ F minor piano sonata is a ‘symphony for the piano’ containing arguably some of the greatest melodic material of the 19th Century. From its devastating opening, through a profoundly beautiful second movement and a wild ‘scherzo’, the finale is almost cinematic in scope. The sonata remains one of the highlights of the entire piano repertoire.

As always, complimentary drinks will follow these two concerts.

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Posted on May 17, 2016 @ 12.25