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- Fri Feb 18 2022 7:30 PM
Praised by The Washington Post for combining “staggering technical prowess, a sense of command and depth of expression,” pianist George Li possesses an effortless grace, brilliant technique and poised authority far beyond his years. A silver medalist at the 2015 International Tchaikovsky Competition, Li has established a major international reputation with performances on the world’s most prestigious stages. For his Meany debut, Li showcases Qigang Chen’s Peking opera-inspired “Moments,” alongside Schumann’s Op. 17 and 18, and Liszt’s towering pinnacle for the piano, the B-Minor Sonata, dedicated to Schumann.
Breathtaking virtuosity and natural grace.
— Le Télégramme
The ENCORE+ digital program for this performance is available to READ ONLINE
R. SCHUMANN: Arabeske in C Major, Op. 18
R. SCHUMANN: Fantasie in C Major, Op. 17
Q. CHEN: Instants d’un opéra de Pékin
(Moments from a Peking Opera)
F. LISZT: Sonata in B Minor, S. 178
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