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    Kirill Gerstein: Schubert, Liszt & Stravinsky

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    Wed 25 May, 7.30pm
    Queen Elizabeth Hall
    Classical music
    £10 ⁠–⁠ £45
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    Pianist Kirill Gerstein photshoot with close up image
    Marco Borggreve

    ‘This is the kind of serious, intelligent and virtuosic music-making that keeps classical music alive’

    The Observer

    From the clarity of Stravinsky, the pianist takes us through Schubert’s powerful C minor Sonata to the high Romanticism and thrilling virtuosity of Liszt.

    Kirill Gerstein brings to life three fascinating worlds of piano music: Stravinsky’s neo-classical 1924 Piano Sonata is followed by the visionary intensity of Schubert’s Sonata in C minor, the first of his revered final trilogy, written a few months before his untimely death.

    Then Gerstein plunges us into the limitless colours and breathtaking virtuosity of Liszt at his most extravagantly Romantic.

    Performers
    • Kirill Gerstein piano
    Repertoire
    • Stravinsky: Sonata (1924)
    • Schubert: Sonata in C minor, D.958
    • Interval
    • Liszt: Bénédiction de Dieu dans la Solitude, No.3 from Harmonies poétiques et religieuses, S.173; Sonata in B minor, S.178

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    * Please note change to programme from originally advertised

    Dates & times

    Wed 25 May, 7.30pm

    Approximate run time: 125 mins.

    Run times may vary by up to 20 minutes as they can be affected by last-minute programme changes, intervals and encores.

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