Saugerties Pro Musica welcomes back pianist Yalin Chi, who is joined on our stage by Steven Bech on his first visit, for a very unusual four-hand piano concert on April 28, 2019 – Sunday – at 3 p.m. They will be playing Mozart’s Sonata in B-flat major, K358, Debussy’s Six épigraphes antiques, Hindemith’s Sonata for Piano Four-hands, and Jeux d’enfants by Bizet.
Yalin Chi & Steven Bech
The concert is at the United Methodist Church, on the corners of Washington Avenue (#67) and Post Street in Saugerties. Tickets are $15 and $12 with all students admitted free. For more information please visit our website: http://www.saugertiespromusica.org or call 845-679-5733
Bios and more
Originally from Beijing, China, Yalin Chi made her début with the Central Opera Orchestra before moving to the United States to study at Interlochen Arts Academy. Yalin has performed at venues including Alice Tully Hall, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Kumho Art Hall in Seoul, Korea, and ZhongShan Music Hall in Beijing China. As an orchestral musician, she regularly performs with Albany Symphony, New Jersey Festival Orchestra, and has held the principal keyboard position at the Hudson Valley Philharmonic since 2014.
American pianist Steven Beck continues to garner impressive acclaim for his performances and recordings worldwide. Recent highlights include premieres of new piano works by Charles Wuorinen and John Zorn, and performances of Beethoven’s variations and bagatelles at Bargemusic, where he first performed the Beethoven sonata cycle.
Sonata in B-flat major, K358 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (3 movements)
Six épigraphes antiques Claude Debussy
Sonata for Piano Four-hands Paul Hindemith (3 movements)
Jeux d’enfants Georges Bizet (12 movements)
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Saugerties Pro Musica concerts are quality musical performances by world-class musicians in a comfortable, intimate setting, and at very affordable prices. Concert times are 3 p.m. Sunday afternoons at the United Methodist Church, on the corners of Washington Avenue (#67) and Post Street in Saugerties. Adults $15 and Seniors $12. Students are always free. Call 845-679-5733 for more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website for the most up to date programming schedule: http://www.saugertiespromusica.org