“He commands the stage with aristocratic ease … Mr Grosvenor makes you sigh with joy … A temperament rare in yesteryear, let alone now.”
-The New York Times
Benjamin Grosvenor, acclaimed as “a keyboard visionary” (Süddeutsche Zeitung), will be performing solo piano music by Beethoven, Liszt, Debussy, and Scriabin. Grosvenor is internationally recognized for his electrifying performances, distinctive sound, and insightful interpretations.
A Pre-Concert Conversation will be presented by Dr. William Everett prior to the concert.
BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 5 in E-flat Major, Opus 7
BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 28 in A Major, Op. 101
LISZT: Ballade No. 2 in B Minor, S. 171
DEBUSSY: L’isle joyeuse
SCRIABIN: Deux poèmes, Op. 32
SCRIABIN: Sonata No. 5, Op. 53
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Friday March 20, 2020
The Folly Theater
300 West 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
Ticket Office 816.474.4444