Anton Kuerti All-Beethoven Piano Recital
Renowned for the force of his understanding of the works of Beethoven, pianist Anton Kuerti has earned international acclaim for his all-Beethoven recitals and Beethoven Concerto performances. Critics have hailed him as "the perfect Beethoven piano player" (Halifax Herald) and "the best pianist currently playing" (Fanfare). South Florida Classical Review described him as “a paragon of technical fluency, insightful musicianship and refined artistry."
The imaginative program for his latest South Florida all-Beethoven recital will include:
Rondo in G Major, Op. 51 No. 2
Eleven new Bagatelles, Op. 119
No. 1 in G minor: Allegretto
No. 2 in C Major: Andante con moto
No. 3 in D Major: à l'Allemande
No. 4 ub A Major: Andante cantabile
No. 5 in C minor: Risoluto
No.6 in G Major: Andante
No. 7 in C Major: (no indication)
No. 8 in C Major: Moderato cantabile
No. 9 in A minor: Vivace moderato
No. 10 in A Major: Allegramente
No. 11 in Bb Major: Andante, ma non troppo
Alla ungharese quasi un capriccio (1790)
"The Rage over a Lost Penny"
Sonata No. 16 in G Major, Opus 31, No. 1
Rondo: Allegretto; Presto
Rondo in C Major, Op. 51 No. 1
Moderato e grazioso
"Für Elise" in A minor (1810)
Sonata No. 28 in A Major, Op. 101
Etwas lebhaft und mit der innigsten Empfindung
Langsam und sehnsuchtvoll
Geschwinde, doch nicht zu sehr, und mit Entschlossenheit
When & Where
Friends of Chamber Music of Miami
Friends of Chamber Music of Miami, Inc. (FOCM) is dedicated to the presentation of chamber music as performed by the world's greatest chamber ensembles. South Florida’s longest-running chamber music series, FOCM has a two-fold mission: to showcase the most outstanding artists and to build appreciative audiences among people of all ages. FOCM also offers outstanding educational opportunities for South Florida’s advanced music students.
Since 1955, FOCM has presented such world renowned ensembles as the Budapest, Juilliard, Guarneri, Emerson, Cleveland and Ehnes Quartets; the internationally acclaimed Beaux Arts and Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trios; and outstanding recitalists such as Nikolai Lugansky, James Ehnes, Radu Lupu, Roberto Diaz, Cyprien Katsaris, Stephen Hough and Valentina Lisitsa. The series’ concerts are performed at the University of Miami’s Gusman Concert Hall, the Coral Gables Congregational Church and other acoustically superb venues in the area.