Events on January 18, 2018
Every Thursday at 11:30, join the Colburn community in Thayer Hall to hear young artists from the Conservatory of Music perform solo and chamber works in a collegial environment. Performance Forum represents the belief that crucial to a young performer’s success is the opportunity to showcase hard work and hone stage skills in real life. [...]
Emanuel Ax, a seven-time Grammy winning artist and one of the most acclaimed pianists in the world, performs a three of the most beloved works in the piano and chamber music repertoire. Ax opens with solo piano on Bach’s playful and joyous Partita No. 5 in G Major. Mozart’s regal Quintet in E-flat Major for Piano and Winds follows, a work which the composer considered a personal masterpiece. Dvořák’s Piano Quintet No. 2 rounds out the program.