Leon Fleisher

Sunday, December 12, 2010

4:30 PM

The event is sold out. Come back to watch the live video webcast on thegreenespace.org or listen live on 105.9 FM WQXR or WQXR.org.

The Greene Space and WQXR welcome you to an exclusive and intimate concert with legendary pianist Leon Fleisher. The evening's program will include the Bach Chaconne (arr. for the left hand by Brahms) and the Takacs Toccata and Fugue for Left Hand, Op. 56.

WQXR's David Garland hosts.

Leon Fleisher has spent decades performing at the world’s greatest venues. He is the recipient of the Johns Hopkins University President's Medal and honorary doctorates from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Boston Conservatory, Cleveland Institute of Music, Peabody Institute, and The Juilliard School. He was Musical America’s “Instrumentalist of the Year” in 1994, and a 2007 Kennedy Center Honoree.

Leon Fleisher's new memoir MY NINE LIVES (Doubleday) is now available.

AOC Fine Wines is the exclusive artisinal wine partner of The Greene Space.

Guests:

Leon Fleisher

Hosted by:

David Garland