WQXR Beethoven 32-Piano Sonata Marathon PART FIVE

Sunday, November 20, 2011

7:00 PM

Hosted by WQXR Radio Hosts, Midge Woolsey and Terrance McKnight

Can’t get enough Beethoven?  Don’t suffer in silence.  Join us for this extraordinary once-in-a-lifetime event at The Greene Space, as WQXR presents all of Beethoven’s piano sonatas in a special 12-hour marathon.  This pass entitles you to all-day access to come and go and listen, as you like.

Part five features:

Louis Schwizgebel: Sonata No. 9 in E, Op. 14, No. 1

Jonathan Biss: Sonata No. 12 in A-flat, Op. 26, “Funeral March”

Joyce Yang: Sonata No. 18 in E-flat, Op. 31, No. 3, “The Hunt”

Timothy Andres: Sonata No. 24 in F-sharp, Op. 78, “A Thérèse”

Jeremy Denk: Sonata No. 29 in B-flat, Op. 106, “Hammerklavier”

 

You can also purchase an all day pass for $50.00 which includes a WQXR gift bag and coffee and tea service.