Reid Chamber Concert

Date: 
Monday, October 22, 2012
Time: 
7.30 pm
Season/No: 
2012-2013

BBC Radio - Live in Concert  
The final recital in 'Piano Season on the BBC' - a major six-week season celebrating this wonderful instrument.  

Participant(s): 

Igor Levit - pianoforte

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

Programme

6 Epigraphes Antiques ... Claude Debussy (1862-1918)

  1. Pour invoquer Pan, dieu du vent d'été (For invoking Pan, god of the summer breeze)
  2. Pour un tombeau sans nom (For the tomb without a name)
  3. Pour que la nuit soit propice (For the auspicious night)
  4. Pour dans danseuse aux crotales (For the dancer with castanets)
  5. Pour l'égyptienne (For the Egyptian)
  6. Pour remercier la pluie au matin (For thanking the morning rain)

Study no. 5 in D minor for the left hand after Bach's Chaconne ... Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

- Interval -

The People United Will Never be Defeated (1975) ... Frederic Rzewski (b. 1938)

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Performer(s):

Performance Type:

Programme: 
4-page white A4 folded (with BBC Radio 3 header)
Programme Notes: 

Programme notes by Andy H. King (2012)

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Admission Free
Printer(s): 
BBC Radio 3
Notes: 

Audience members are politely requested to switch off mobile phones, avoid unwrapping sweets and attempt to stifle coughs and sneezes during this evening's concert.