Thursday 19 December 2019 7:30PM
Jonathan Biss piano
- Jonathan Biss piano
In his further selection from the piano sonatas – works dubbed by Hans von Bülow the ‘New Testament’ of pianists, as opposed to the ‘Old Testament’ consisting of Bach’s 48 Preludes and Fugues – Jonathan Biss chooses some characteristically dramatic examples.
Wigmore Hall Podcasts
Following each concert in his Beethoven Piano Sonata series, Jonathan Biss will host a post-concert talk in the Hall. On Sunday 29 September, this took the form of a Question & Answer session with the audience.
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
- Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat Op. 7
- Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor Op. 31 No. 2 'Tempest'
- Piano Sonata No. 5 in C minor Op. 10 No. 1
- Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor Op. 57 'Appassionata'