Thursday 18 October 2018 7:30PM

Jeremy Denk piano

Beethoven, Brahms, Adams and more


  • Jeremy Denk piano

Jeremy Denk’s first half consists of variations, among them a rare and virtuosic set by Bizet and John Adams. His second half links Schumann’s improvisatory Fantasie with Beethoven’s song cycle, which Schumann quotes, here transcribed by Liszt.

  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • 5 Variations on 'Rule Britannia' in D WoO. 79
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • 16 Variations on a Theme by R. Schumann in F sharp minor Op. 9
  • Ludwig van Beethoven
        • 15 Variations and a Fugue on an Original Theme in E flat 'Eroica Variations' Op. 35
  • Interval
  • John Adams (b.1947)
        • I Still Play
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Fantasie in C Op. 17
  • Encore
  • Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
      • Tannhäuser
        • Pilgrim's Chorus (arr. Donald Lambert)
  • William Byrd (c.1540-1623)
        • A voluntary for my Lady Neville

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