Paul Lewis Concert and Masterclass | November 9, 8:15pm | Ford Hall
Paul Lewis will perform a free concert on Thursday, November 9 at 8:15pm in Ford Hall in the James J. Whalen Center for Music, Ithaca College. There will be a masterclass the following evening, November 9, at 7:00pm, featuring Ithaca College piano performance majors.
Paul Lewis is internationally regarded as one of the leading musicians of his generation. His cycles of core piano works by Beethoven and Schubert have received unanimous critical and public acclaim worldwide, and consolidated his reputation as one of the world’s foremost interpreters of the central European classical repertoire.
Lewis has won numerous awards, including the Royal Philharmonic Society’s Instrumentalist of the Year, two Edison awards, and three Gramophone awards. He appears regularly as a soloist with top orchestras worldwide, including the London Symphony, the New York Philharmonic, the Royal Concertgebouw, and the Chicago Symphony.
A noted interpreter of Beethoven, this program will included Beethoven’s Six Bagatelles, Op. 126, as well as Haydn’s Piano Sonatas in C Major (Hob. XVI/50) and G Major (Hob. XVI/40), and Brahms 6 Klavierstücke, Op. 118.
This concert is FREE and open to the public. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the Office of Concerts and Facilities, School of Music, at 607-274-3717 or firstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.