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Solo Piano with Olga Kern – The Russians

  • Soka Performing Arts Center 1 University Circle Aliso Viejo, CA, 92656 United States (map)

The first woman to win the Gold Medal at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in more than thirty years, Russian-American Olga Kern is now recognized as one of her generation’s great pianists.  She is a laureate of many international competitions and recipient of a Grammy nomination.

PROGRAM
Domenico Scarlatti—3 Sonatas
Beethoven—Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major, Op. 53 “Waldstein”
Gershwin—3 Preludes                    
Gershwin—“Fascinating Rhythm” from Seven Virtuoso Etudes (arr. Earl Wild)  
Rachmaninoff—Moments Musicaux, Op. 16, No. 4 in E minor
Rachmaninoff—7 Morceaux de salon, Op. 10, No. 3 “Barcarolle”
Rachmaninoff—Morceaux de fantasie, Op. 3, No. 4 “Polichinelle”
Scriabin—2 Etudes, No. 4 and No. 5, Op.42
Balakirev—Islamey, Op. 18

Chamber Music Series
Tickets: $50/$40 (students/seniors/active military families) 

Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30 I. Allegro ma non tanto.....0:00 II. Intermezzo: Adagio....17:40 III.
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