PRICE: Free, but requires reservation. Visit https://necmusic.edu/events/russell-sherman-plays-all-beethoven for details.
TIME: 04:00 pm
An eloquent communicator and one of Boston’s musical treasures, legendary pianist Russell Sherman has taught at NEC for more than 50 years and is the first American pianist to have recorded all of the sonatas and concertos of Beethoven. In this Jordan Hall concert, Sherman will explore a program of four of Beethoven’s works sharing his unique insights into the music of this iconic composer.
Boston Globe: “Russell Sherman’s Beethoven sonatas are among the most significant Beethoven performances of our time.”
New York Times: “This listener has not heard such striking performances of Beethoven piano repertory in years.”
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 27 in E minor, Op. 90
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101
Beethoven: Rondo in G major, Op. 51, No. 2
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111