Alumni

Beethoven 250: Jonathan Biss

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the United Kingdom

January 26, 2020: 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Join Professor Randall Kroszner and fellow Booth alumni for the unique opportunity to hear pianist Jonathan Biss and meet him in-person backstage.  

Where

Wigmore Hall
36 Wigmore Street
London W1U 2BP, United Kingdom

Event Details

Program for the evening: 

19:15 Arrival at Wigmore Hall

19:30 Concert
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat Op. 7
Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor Op. 31 No. 2 'Tempest'
Interval
Piano Sonata No. 5 in C minor Op. 10 No. 1
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor Op. 57 'Appassionata'

21: 30 Post-Concert Talk with Jonathan Biss and Brett Dean
Discussion of the Repertoire

You can explore Jonathan Biss work on the free Coursera course "Exploring Beethoven's Piano Sonatas". Each lecture is about one hour long and focuses on different sonatas.

Please express interest in attending via email to Penka Bergmann. We will then be in touch with you to let you know if you secured a seat.

Cost

No Charge

Speaker Profiles

Jonathan Biss (Speaker)
Pianist
http://www.jonathanbiss.com/biography

Questions

Penka Bergmann