Monday 29 February 2016 7:30PM
Ralph Kirshbaum cello; Shai Wosner piano
- Ralph Kirshbaum cello
- Shai Wosner piano
Ralph Kirshbaum, loved by cellists and audiences alike, made his professional debut in the late 1950s with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and went on to win the Cassadó Competition and the International Tchaikovsky Competition little more than a decade later.
He begins the week of his 70th birthday in company with Shai Wosner to give the first of two concerts of Beethoven’s works for cello and piano.
Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
- 7 Variations on 'Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen' from Mozart's Die Zauberflöte in E flat major WoO. 46
- Cello Sonata in G minor Op. 5 No. 2
- 12 Variations on 'Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen' from Mozart's Die Zauberflöte in F major Op. 66
- Cello Sonata in A major Op. 69