MacArthur Fellow, polymath, blogger and pianist Jeremy Denk returns to Amherst for a virtual performance of his much acclaimed broadcast. He provides insights into the repertoire and his music-making during the pandemic. Be sure to join the conversation between Amherst's very own Mark Lane Swanson and Denk as they take questions in the event livestream chat.
On the program:
Robert Schumann, Papillons, Op. 2,
Clara Schumann, Three Romances, Op. 21
Missy Mazzoli, "Bolts of Loving Thunder"
Johannes Brahms, Four Pieces for Piano, Op. 119
“... a magical experience that was one of the best solo performances this year.” — The New York Times
This free broadcast was recorded at WGBH Studios, originally broadcast by Celebrity Series of Boston in fall 2020, produced by WGBH Boston.