2:30pm pre-concert lecture with Dr. Paul Cienniwa
Giorgi Chkhikvadze, piano
Georgian pianist Giorgi Chkhikvadze prepares us for Robert Schumann’s great Fantasy in C Major, Op. 17 with a international tour of music by Chopin, Scriabin, Wagner, and others. Also featured on the program are works by contemporary Georgian composers Revaz Lagidze and Giorgi Kancheli.
“[a] particularly impressive young pianist.”--Wall Street Journal
Revaz Lagidze: Musical Moment
Giya Kancheli: Instead of a Tango; Nostaligie
Elizbar Lomdaridze: Tbilisi Toccata
David Turiashvili: Andante Cantabile
Fredrick Chopin: Waltz in A minor, Op Posth
Giorgi Kancheli: Waltz in F Major, from "Mimino"
Marc-Andre Hamelin: Ringtone Waltz
Richard Wagner: Elegie
Alexander Scriabin: Sonata # 4, Op.30
Schumann: Fantasy in C major, Op. 17