Guest Recital/Master Class: Elias Goldstein, viola
- Monday February 18 7:30pm
Master class to follow Elias Goldstein’s recital.
Second Prize Winner of the 2015 Primrose Competition, prize winner of the Lionel Tertis International Competition, and a second prize winner at the Bashmet International Viola Competition, violist Elias Goldstein has performed all over the world. Important venues in North America include the Kennedy Center, Seattle Symphony’s Benaroya Hall, Place des Arts - Montreal, and Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall, where he was the first violist to perform all 24 Caprices by Paganini, programming them for his debut in 2016. He is the founder of the Logos Quartet and performs with pianist Angela Draghicescu, touring extensively in Asia, Europe, and in the U.S. For the upcoming season 2018-19, Goldstein has been invited to perform for William Bolcom’s 80th anniversary concert at Merkin Hall, and a world tour for his upcoming release Melanconico featuring works by Schumann, Clara, and Enescu.
PROGRAM: Clara Wieck Schumann- Three Romances for Violin and Piano, op. 22; Paganini- La Clochette or “La Campanella” from Violin Concerto No. 2 in B minor; Robert Schumann- Sonata No. 1 in A minor, op. 105
Free - no tickets required