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WFMT: PianoForte Salon Series Live

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Join host Peter Whorf for The PianoForte Salon Series at Columbia College Chicago, a series of live performances centering on the piano, featuring today’s top solo pianists and chamber musicians. Broadcast on 98.7WFMT the first Friday of each month.

Join host Peter Whorf for The PianoForte Salon Series at Columbia College Chicago, a series of live performances centering on the piano, featuring today’s top solo pianists and chamber musicians. Broadcast on 98.7WFMT the first Friday of each month.
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Location:

Chicago, IL

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Join host Peter Whorf for The PianoForte Salon Series at Columbia College Chicago, a series of live performances centering on the piano, featuring today’s top solo pianists and chamber musicians. Broadcast on 98.7WFMT the first Friday of each month.

Language:

English

Contact:

PianoForte Foundation 408 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605 (312) 291-0291


Episodes

Marianne Parker, piano

6/2/2017
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Meditation and Passion: Uncovering Piano Masterworks of Haiti Edouard Saintonge Elegie-Meringue Ludovic Lamothe Quatre Danses Carmen Brouard Quatre nocturne Nocturne No. 1 Edmond Saintonge Pages intimes: No. 1 Désespérance No. 2 Mélancholie, Mazurke de Salon No. 3 Causerie sentimentale Émile Desamours Sonate Folklorique (en sol majeur, sur les chansons populaires d’Haiti) Pianist Marianne Parker is a founding member of the L+M Duo, which performs contemporary music for percussion and...

Duration: 00:49:38


Michael Adcock Plays Bach, Mozart, Rachmaninoff and More!

5/5/2017
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ON THE PROGRAM Bach/Hess: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring Mozart: Sonata in c-minor, K. 457 Molto Allegro Rachmaninoff: Prelude in g-sharp minor, Op. 32, No. 12 Prelude in b-minor, Op. 32, no.10 Prelude in G Major, Op. 32, No. 5 Prelude in A Major, Op. 32, No. 9 Chopin: Barcarolle, Op. 60 Beach: Soirée de Vienne (Concert Paraphrase on motives from Die Fledermaus) FROM THE PIANOFORTE WEBSITE Hailed for his prodigious technique, and praised by the Washington Post for an “unusually fresh and...

Duration: 00:44:10


Inna Faliks Plays Schubert, Beethoven, Birtwistle and Liszt

4/7/2017
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Inna Faliks presents works from Schubert, Beethoven, Carter, Birtwistle and Liszt! FROM THE PIANOFORTE WEBSITE “Adventurous and passionate” (The New Yorker) Ukrainian-born pianist Inna Faliks has established herself as one of the most exciting, committed, communicative and poetic artists of her generation. Faliks has made a name for herself through her commanding performances of standard piano repertoire, as well genre-bending, interdisciplinary projects, and inquisitive work with...

Duration: 00:55:04


Michael Tsalka, Harpsichord and piano

3/3/2017
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Michael Tsalka performs Melankcholia and Ekstasis: Keyboard Works from Across the Centuries.

Duration: 01:00:26


Jeeyoon Kim, piano

11/4/2016
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Program Jeeyoon Kim will discuss and play selections from her new CD, "10 More Minutes" In the Evening (Schumann) Waltz in C-sharp minor, Op. 64, No. 2 (Chopin) Fantasie-Impromtpu in C-sharp minor, Op. 64, No. 2 (Chopin) Pagodas from Estampes (Debussy) Gardens in the Rain from Estampes (Debussy) Sonata in F major, Op. 10, No. 2 (Beethoven) Allegro Allegretto Presto Arabeske (Schumann) Intermezzo, Op. 118, No. 2 (Brahms) Grande Valse in A-flat Major, Op. 42 (Chopin) Jeeyoon Kim Classical...

Duration: 00:59:09