by Mike Telin
On Sunday, October 18 at 2:00 pm, pianist Peter Takács will present the first of three recitals titled The Beethoven Experience in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall as part of the new Key Pianists concert series, conceived by pianist Terry Eder to fill a void in New York concert life.
According to Eder, “many wonderful pianists playing with wisdom, insight, sensitivity, and beauty are not heard in New York. These stellar artists, as well as New York audiences, deserve an event to share this extraordinary music-making.”
Area audiences can hear Takács perform selections from his Carnegie Hall program on Thursday, October 8 at 8:00 pm in Oberlin Conservatory’s Warner Concert Hall. The program will include three of Beethoven’s early sonatas: Op. 2, No. 1 in f; Op. 13, No. 8 in c (“Pathétique”); and Op. 2, No. 3 in C. [Read more…]