Peter Serkin, Piano
Date/TimeSaturday, February 24 at 8:00pm
“Peter Serkin is one of the handful of pianist who not only possess a cerebral understanding of the music of our time but the ability to communicate it with feeling. In his hands, even the most formidable works are fluid and expressive.” — The New York Times
Recognized as an artist of passion and integrity, the distinguished American pianist Peter Serkin has successfully conveyed the essence of five centuries of repertoire. His inspired performances and recordings have been lauded worldwide for decades. Serkin returns for his fifth Masterseries appearance with a apollonian program of Mozart and Bach’s immortal Goldberg Variations.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio in B minor, K.540
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata No.17 in B-flat Major, K.570
Johann Sebastian Bach: The Goldberg Variations, BWV 988