Bach, Haydn & Schiff Plays Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1

Nov 2

8:00 PM

Bartók, Bach, Beethoven

Thursday, November 2, 2017

World-renowned pianist Sir András Schiff returns to perform and conduct a program of spirited and expressive works, including Beethoven's playful First Piano Concerto and Bach's popular Keyboard Concerto No. 5. "Schiff made the music feel alive and of the moment...with shining tone and uncompromising, otherworldly intensity" (Los Angeles Times).

Approximate concert duration: 120 minutes including intermission


Haydn Symphony No. 88 in G Major
Bartók Divertimento for String Orchestra
Bach Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F Minor
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1

Bartók Swineherd’s Dance from ‘For Children’ [ENCORE]



Preconcert conversation with Daniel Schlosberg
30 minute run-time

Thursday, November 2, 7 p.m. Grainger Ballroom
Friday, November 3, 7 p.m. Grainger Ballroom
Saturday, November 4, 7 p.m. Grainger Ballroom
Sunday, November 5, 2 p.m. Grainger Ballroom

Additional Dates for this Program


Global Sponsor of the CSO
Bank of America

These performances are generously sponsored by the Randy L. and Melvin R. Berlin Family Fund for the Canon.


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