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Pianist Hélène Grimaud’s Astonishing Artistry

SanDiegotory.com Ken Herman December 2, 2016 Pianist Hélène Grimaud’s Astonishing Artistry “Of budding young piano virtuosos there is surely no shortage. The number of promising performers who understand how to program creatively, however, remains distressingly small. Hélène Grimaud’s stunning Thursday (Dec. 1) recital for the La Jolla …

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Maisky meets Bach’s cello challenge with aplomb

San Diego Jewish World Eileen Wingard August 26, 2016 Maisky meets Bach’s cello challenge with aplomb “LA JOLLA, California — Mischa Maisky’s cello was crafted by Domenico Montagnana in Venice, in 1720, the same year that Bach composed his six solo cello suites in Anhalt-Coethen. During two consecutive evenings at Sherwood Hall, as part …

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Violinist Shaham makes SummerFest finale magic

San Diego Union-Tribune Christian Hertzog August 27, 2016 Violinist Shaham makes SummerFest finale magic Auditorium adds acoustic finesse to Music Society’s last event at venue “When Gil Shaham and Cho-Liang Lin play in the last desks of the first violins, that’s a special orchestra. When Shaham takes a chair in the very last stand after astonishing …

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The Passionate Chamber Music of Liszt and Tchaikovsky

SanDiegoStory.com Ken Herman August 25, 2016 The Passionate Chamber Music of Liszt and Tchaikovsky “Pianist Marc-André Hamelin, featured in Wednesday’s (August 24) La Jolla SummerFest concert, is no stranger to San Diego audiences. In January of this year, he gave winning accounts of piano concertos by Ravel and Gershwin with the San Diego …

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Hamelin honored with heroic embrace at SummerFest

San Diego Union-Tribune Christian Hertzog August 25, 2016 Hamelin honored with heroic embrace at SummerFest Pianist joins cellist Mischa Maisky and violinist Paul Huang for ‘a spectacular performance’ of Tchaikovsky’s ‘Piano Trio’ “If you love the music of Alkan or Godowsky, you’re probably a fan of pianist Marc-André Hamelin. Don’t …
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