with music of Stravinsky, Brahms, and the world premiere of Frederic Rzewski’s “Four Hands”
Tue September 3rd, 2013
Minimum Age: All Ages
Doors Open: 6:30PM
Show Time: 7:30PM
Event Ticket: $15
Day of Show: $20
free for members
Pianists Ran Dank & Soyeon Kate Lee celebrate their September wedding with a four-hand piano recital at NYC’s renowned multimedia art cabaret, (le) poisson rouge, playing selections from Brahms’ 16 Waltzes, Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring, and a world premiere by Frederic Rzewski, Four Hands (this piece is a gift to the happy couple from Ursula Oppens and Jerome Lowenthal!)
Johannes Brahms: 16 Waltzes, Op. 39 (selections)
Igor Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring
Frederic Rzewski: Four Hands*
*a world premiere, gifted to the happy couple by Ursula Oppens and Jerry Lowenthal
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Ran Dank & Soyeon Kate Lee
Pianist Ran Dank deploys his brilliant technique with astonishing energy, intellect, and intensity, captivating audiences and critics alike. In the past season of New York concerts alone, he was presented at Merkin Hall, performed Prokofiev’s Concerto No. 2 with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s at Alice Tully Hall, and won critical acclaim for his “vivacious playing” (The New York Times) of the Tobias Picker Concerto at Columbia University’s Miller Theatre and for his performance of Ravel’s piano trio at the Chelsea Music Festival for “the sweep and fire of his playing” (The New York Times).
First prize winner of the prestigious 2010 Naumburg International Piano Competition, Korean- American pianist Soyeon Kate Lee has already been hailed by The New York Times as a pianist with “a huge, richly varied sound, a lively imagination and a firm sense of style,” while The Washington Post has lauded her for her “stunning command of the keyboard.”
Soyeon Kate Lee official site