November 19, 2019
  • Guarnieri / Berg / Bartholdy / Glass

    November 19, 2019  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    The Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016, USA

    Mozart Camargo Guarnieri
    Sonatina Nr. 3

    Alban Berg
    Sonate op. 1

    Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
    Sonate in E-Dur op. 6

    Philip Glass
    Piano Sonata (world premiere of the work commissioned by Klavier-Festival Ruhr 2019)

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November 21, 2019
  • Maki Namekawa in Houston

    November 21, 2019  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006, USA

    Maki Namekawa performs sonatas by Mozart Camargo Guarnieri, Berg, Mendelssohn, and Philip Glass’s First Piano Sonata (2019). Namekawa is a leading figure among today’s pianists, bringing to audiences’ attention contemporary music by international composers. As a soloist and a chamber musician equally at home in classical and repertoire of our time, she performs regularly at international venues such as Suntory Hall Tokyo, Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center New York, Davies Symphony Hall San Francisco, Barbican Center and Cadogan Hall London, and Cité de la Musique Paris. Namekawa is a close collaborator of renowned composer Philip Glass and tours regularly with him. In 2019 Glass composed his First Piano Sonata especially for her. She premiered it in the presence of the composer on July 4 at Piano Festival Ruhr in Germany, and will premiere it in Texas at the Menil Collection.

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November 22, 2019
  • Maki Namekawa in Houston

    November 22, 2019  7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    The Menil Collection, 1533 Sul Ross St, Houston, TX 77006, USA

    Maki Namekawa performs sonatas by Mozart Camargo Guarnieri, Berg, Mendelssohn, and Philip Glass’s First Piano Sonata (2019). Namekawa is a leading figure among today’s pianists, bringing to audiences’ attention contemporary music by international composers. As a soloist and a chamber musician equally at home in classical and repertoire of our time, she performs regularly at international venues such as Suntory Hall Tokyo, Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center New York, Davies Symphony Hall San Francisco, Barbican Center and Cadogan Hall London, and Cité de la Musique Paris. Namekawa is a close collaborator of renowned composer Philip Glass and tours regularly with him. In 2019 Glass composed his First Piano Sonata especially for her. She premiered it in the presence of the composer on July 4 at Piano Festival Ruhr in Germany, and will premiere it in Texas at the Menil Collection.

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