Sir András Schiff
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1953-12-21
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Sir András Schiff

Sir András Schiff Biography (Wikipedia)

Sir András Schiff (born 21 December 1953) is a Hungarian-born British classical pianist and conductor, who has received numerous major awards and honours, including the Grammy Award, Gramophone Award, Mozart Medal, and Royal Academy of Music Bach Prize, and was knighted in the 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to music. He is also known for his public criticism of political movements in Hungary and Austria.

Schiff is Distinguished Visiting Professor of Piano at the Barenboim-Said Akademie in Berlin.

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Rondo in D major, K 485
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Rondo in D major, K 485
Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 846
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Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 846
Johann Sebastian Bach
Partita for keyboard no. 1 (BWV.825) in B flat major, Praeludium
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Partita for keyboard no. 1 (BWV.825) in B flat major, Praeludium
Johann Sebastian Bach
Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV.903
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Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV.903
Johann Sebastian Bach
Keyboard Concerto No.5 in F minor
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Keyboard Concerto No.5 in F minor
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat
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Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat
Felix Mendelssohn
A Midsummer Night's Dream (excerpts)
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A Midsummer Night's Dream (excerpts)
Joseph Haydn
Fantasia in C major H.17.4
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Fantasia in C major H.17.4
Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude and Fugue in C sharp, BWV 848
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Prelude and Fugue in C sharp, BWV 848
Johann Sebastian Bach
Concerto for keyboard and string orchestra no. 5 (BWV.1056)
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Concerto for keyboard and string orchestra no. 5 (BWV.1056)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Sonata No 11 in A major, K 331 (3rd mvt, 'Alla turca')
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Piano Sonata No 11 in A major, K 331 (3rd mvt, 'Alla turca')
Franz Schubert
Piano Sonata in A major D959: I. Allegro
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Piano Sonata in A major D959: I. Allegro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Sonata No 16 in C major, K 545
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Piano Sonata No 16 in C major, K 545
Johannes Brahms
Horn Trio in E flat major, Op. 40 II0 Scherzo (Allegro)
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Horn Trio in E flat major, Op. 40 II0 Scherzo (Allegro)
Franz Schubert
Impromptu in E flat, D899: No.2
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Impromptu in E flat, D899: No.2
Franz Schubert
Piano Quintet in A major, D 667, 'Trout' (4th mvt)
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Piano Quintet in A major, D 667, 'Trout' (4th mvt)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Bagatelle in G minor, Op 126 No 2
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Bagatelle in G minor, Op 126 No 2
Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude and Fugue in C minor BWV 847
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Prelude and Fugue in C minor BWV 847
Franz Schubert
Abschied (Schwanengesang, D 957)
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Abschied (Schwanengesang, D 957)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude and fugue from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, bk.1 no. 24 in B minor BWV.869
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Prelude and fugue from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, bk.1 no. 24 in B minor BWV.869
Johann Sebastian Bach
French Suite no. 5 in G BWV.816
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French Suite no. 5 in G BWV.816
Johann Sebastian Bach
Duet No 1 in E minor for keyboard, BWV 802
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Duet No 1 in E minor for keyboard, BWV 802
Johann Sebastian Bach
Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971 (2nd mvt)
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Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971 (2nd mvt)
Johann Sebastian Bach
The Well-Tempered Clavier - Book 2 (Part 2)
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The Well-Tempered Clavier - Book 2 (Part 2)
Johann Sebastian Bach
The Well-Tempered Clavier - Book 2 (Part 1)
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The Well-Tempered Clavier - Book 2 (Part 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude and Fugue in C minor (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1)
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Prelude and Fugue in C minor (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Well-Tempered Clavier Book 1: Prelude No.1 in C major
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Well-Tempered Clavier Book 1: Prelude No.1 in C major
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Concert Rondo in D, K. 382
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Concert Rondo in D, K. 382

Concert Rondo in D, K. 382

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Camerata Academica of Salzburg Mozarteum
Conductor
Johann Sebastian Bach
Overture in the French style for keyboard, BWV.831: no.7; Gigue
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Overture in the French style for keyboard, BWV.831: no.7; Gigue
Erno Dohnanyi
Variations on a Nursery Song, Op 25
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Variations on a Nursery Song, Op 25
Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude and Fugue in C sharp major (Well-tempered clavier Book 2 no.3)
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Prelude and Fugue in C sharp major (Well-tempered clavier Book 2 no.3)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Keyboard Concerto No 7 in G minor, BWV 1058
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Keyboard Concerto No 7 in G minor, BWV 1058
Johann Sebastian Bach
Concerto in the Italian style for keyboard in F major, BWV 971
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Concerto in the Italian style for keyboard in F major, BWV 971
Sir András Schiff
Concerto For 2 Harpsichords, Strings, And Continuo In C, BWV 1061 - 3. Vivace
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Concerto For 2 Harpsichords, Strings, And Continuo In C, BWV 1061 - 3. Vivace
Bedrich Smetana
Salon Polka No 3 in A flat major
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Salon Polka No 3 in A flat major
Antonín Dvořák
Piano Quartet No. 2 in E flat, Op. 87: 2nd mvt Lento
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Piano Quartet No. 2 in E flat, Op. 87: 2nd mvt Lento
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Rondo in A major, K 386
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Rondo in A major, K 386

Rondo in A major, K 386

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Camerata Academica of Salzburg Mozarteum
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Johann Sebastian Bach
Partita no. 1 in B flat, BWV. 825 - Praeludium
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Partita no. 1 in B flat, BWV. 825 - Praeludium
Antonín Dvořák
Slavonic Dances, Op.72/2 and Op.46/5 for piano duet
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Slavonic Dances, Op.72/2 and Op.46/5 for piano duet
Bedrich Smetana
Sonata in E minor, B.70
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Sonata in E minor, B.70
Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude and Fugue Book 1 No.20 in A minor - BWV865
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Prelude and Fugue Book 1 No.20 in A minor - BWV865
Franz Schubert
Piano Sonata in A minor, D959 (2nd mvt)
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Piano Sonata in A minor, D959 (2nd mvt)
Franz Schubert
Fantasy Sonata in G D894
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Fantasy Sonata in G D894
Franz Schubert
Piano Sonata in D D850
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Piano Sonata in D D850
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2018: Prom 63: Sir András Schiff plays 'The Well-Tempered Clavier' (Book 2)
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Royal Albert Hall
2018-08-29T17:27:32
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Aug
2018
Proms 2018: Prom 63: Sir András Schiff plays 'The Well-Tempered Clavier' (Book 2)

Proms 2018: Prom 63: Sir András Schiff plays 'The Well-Tempered Clavier' (Book 2)

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2017: Prom 73: Sir András Schiff performs Bach’s The Well-Tempered Clavier
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Royal Albert Hall
2017-09-07T17:27:32
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Sep
2017
Proms 2017: Prom 73: Sir András Schiff performs Bach’s The Well-Tempered Clavier

Proms 2017: Prom 73: Sir András Schiff performs Bach’s The Well-Tempered Clavier

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2016: Prom 59
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-08-29T17:27:32
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29
Aug
2016
Proms 2016: Prom 59

Proms 2016: Prom 59

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2015: Prom 50: Bach – Goldberg Variations
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Royal Albert Hall
2015-08-22T17:27:32
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22
Aug
2015
Proms 2015: Prom 50: Bach – Goldberg Variations

Proms 2015: Prom 50: Bach – Goldberg Variations

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2011: Prom 9: Sibelius, Bartók and Janáček
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Royal Albert Hall
2011-07-21T17:27:32
21
Jul
2011

Proms 2011: Prom 9: Sibelius, Bartók and Janáček

Royal Albert Hall

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