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Andras Schiff plays Schubert at Wigmore Hall

Renowned pianist Andras Schiff plays Schubert's Sonatas in A minor, D845, and in D, D850, and the Fantasy Sonata in G, D894, at Wigmore Hall.

Andras Schiff, one of the world's most renowned musicians, plays a sequence of three late, great Schubert piano sonatas which broke new expressive and emotional ground in their shift away from the Beethovenian drama towards a more expansive and lyrical model.

Another chance to hear this concert recorded live at Wigmore Hall in October 2018, presented by Sarah Walker.

Schubert: Piano Sonata in A minor D845
Piano Sonata in D D850
Andras Schiff (fortepiano)

8.50pm
Interval Music (from CD)
Schubert: Nachtgesang im Walde, D913
Stefan Jezierski, Georg Schreckenberger, Fergus McWilliam, Klaus Wallendorf (horns)
RIAS Kammerchor
Marcus Creed (conductor)

Schumann: Jagdlieder, Op. 137; No. 4. Frühe
Amarcord
German Hornsound

Brahms: Four Songs, Op. 17; IV. Gesang aus Fingal
Pygmalion
Anneke Scott, Joseph Walters (horns)
Emmanuel Ceysson (harp)
Raphaël Pichon (conductor)

Bruckner: Abendzauber
Marcus Krause (baritone)
Marie-Luise Neunecker Horn Ensemble
South German Vocal Ensemble
Rolf Beck (conductor)

9.15pm
Schubert: Fantasy Sonata in G D894
Andras Schiff (fortepiano)

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2 hours, 28 minutes

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