Inon Barnatan, piano
Skyline Piano Artist Series
Friday, November 16, 2018 at 7:30pm
This performance is SOLD OUT.
“One of the most admired pianists of his generation”—New York Times
Inon Barnatan is the recipient of a 2009 Avery Fisher Career Grant, Lincoln Center’s 2015 Martin E. Segal Award, and is the newly-appointed music director of the La Jolla Music Society Summerfest, beginning in 2019. Barnatan’s recent engagements include his BBC Proms debut, the world premiere of a concerto by Alan Fletcher with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, debuts with the London and Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestras, and appearances at London’s Wigmore Hall, New York’s 92nd Street Y, and Carnegie Hall. He is a frequent recital partner of cellist Alisa Weilerstein and has collaborated with choreographer Mark Morris, pianist Garrick Ohlsson, and composers Thomas Adès, Sebastian Currier, Andrew Norman, Matthias Pintscher, and others.
J. S. Bach, Toccata in E Minor, BWV 914
George Frideric Handel, Allemande from Suite in E Major, HWV 430
Jean-Philippe Rameau, Courante from Suite in A Minor
François Couperin, L'Atalante
Maurice Ravel, Rigaudon from Le tombeau de Couperin
Thomas Adès, Blanca Variations
György Ligeti, Musica ricercata Nos. 11 and 10
Samuel Barber, Fugue from Piano Sonata in E-flat Minor, Op. 26
Johannes Brahms, Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24
Single tickets are $30 for the general public and $10 for students with a valid ID.
Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall
70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.