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Narek Hakhnazaryan, cello

Noreen Polera, piano

Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 4pm

Since winning the Cello First Prize and Gold Medal at the XIV International Tchaikovsky Competition in 2011 at the age of 22, Narek Hakhnazaryan has performed with major orchestras across the globe and has established himself internationally as one of the finest cellists of his generation. He returns to our series to perform works by Schumann, Brahms, Ligeti and others.

Artist Website: Kirshbaum Associates


Adagio and Allegro Op. 70 Robert Schumann
    Adagio. Langsam, mit innigem Ausdruck  
    Allegro. Rasch und feurig - Etwas ruhigert - Tempo I  
Cello Sonata No. 2 in F major, Op. 99 Johannes Brahms
    Allegro vivace  
    Adagio affettuoso  
    Allegro passionate  
    Allegro molto  
Sonata for Solo Cello György Ligeti
    Dialogo. Adagio, rubato, cantabile  
    Capriccio. Presto con slancio  
Nocturne in D minor, Op. 19, #4 (arr. fo cello & piano) Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Pezzo capriccioso, Op. 62 Tchaikovsky
Cello Sonata in D minor, Op. 40 Dmitri Shostakovich
    Allegro non troppo  


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