Kaufman Music Center Presents:
BEETHOVEN, THE PANDEMIC & THE POWER OF CONNECTION
Featuring Orli Shaham, piano
Listen to iconic masterpieces with new ears as NPR & PBS music commentator, conductor, composer, author and pianist Rob Kapilow shows you what you’ve been missing!
Ticket buyers will receive an email with a link to this concert before the performance.
In Beethoven’s time, the Appassionata Sonata was an incredibly radical, cutting-edge, avant-garde work that left most listeners baffled, dazed and confused, yet today the piece has become completely acceptable, mainstream concert fare. How did this wildly radical music get domesticated, and can we rehear this piece as the wildly revolutionary work it was for Beethoven’s contemporaries?