Saturday, September 17, 2016, 6:00 pm
Abramson Recital Hall, Katzen Center, American University
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Free weekend parking in underground garage
Pianist Jeffrey Swann pays a “Homage to Shakespeare” on the 400th anniversary of his death. Selections include Beethoven’s Tempest Sonata in D Minor, six scenes from Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet, Wagner/Busoni’s Siegfried’s Funeral March from Götterdämmerung, Smetana’s Macbeth and the Three Witches, Debussy’s Dance of Puck prelude, and selections from Mendelssohn/Liszt's Midsummer’s Night Dream.
Dr. Swann has had a worldwide concert career and is a featured lecturer at the Wagner in der Wildnis retreat and at Bayreuth. His large and varied repertoire includes more than 50 concertos as well as solo works ranging from Bach to Boulez.
Tickets $15.00. 2017 WSWDC members and all students are FREE!
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