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Chopin Society announces pianists in next season

Posted by: Claude Peck under Music, Classical, Concert news, Culture, People, Theaters, Tickets Updated: April 24, 2013 - 10:46 PM

The Chopin Society has announced the pianists who will appear at Macalester College's Mairs Concert Hall during the 2013-14 concert season. All concerts are Sundays at 3 p.m.


 Imogen Cooper, above  (Oct. 6)
The English pianist, in her third Chopin Society appearance, performs the last three of Schubert’s Sonatas.


Behzod Abduraimov, above (Nov. 10)
Originally slated for 2012-13, the 22-year old Abduraimov from Uzbekistan was rescheduled for 2013-14 because of a hand injury. He will play two Sonatas by Beethoven, plus works by Chopin and Saint-Saëns/Liszt/Horowitz.

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (February 16, 2014)
The French pianist will perform Sonatas by Haydn, Beethoven, and Bartok, and the complete Debussy Etudes.


Inon Barnatan, above (March 16, 2014)
The versatile Israeli pianist was here in January to accompany Alisa Weilerstein in a Schubert Club recital at the Ordway Center. His program will include pieces by Bach, Beethoven, Franck and Barber.

Richard Goode (May 11, 2014)
Making his third visit to the Chopin Society, the American pianist will play works by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.

Single concert tickets are $25. Season tickets go on sale in June. Call 612-822-0123, or e-mail chopinsocietymn@aol.com.

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