Internationally-acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Siegel returns to Scandinavia House for his fifth season at Victor Borge Hall. Beginning each evening with informal commentary on the music and its composers, Keyboard Conversations® offers a full performance of each work, and concludes with a brisk, upbeat question and answer session. The accessible, inviting format enriches audience understanding of classical music for the newcomer and the seasoned listener alike.
The seductive virtuosity and lyricism of the 19th century’s rock star of the piano. From the melodic Liebesträume to the exuberant Hungarian Rhapsodies, with excerpts from Liszt’s musical travelogue, Années de pèlerinage (Years of Pilgrimage).