In Focus (Bonus Episode) Sonata & Serenade
Dates: February 11, 2021 Available On-Demand
Who: The Cleveland Orchestra Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Venue: Adella Online (adella.live)
Event Dates and Tickets
Thursday, February 11, 2021 7:00PM
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Mitsuko Uchida's performance is generously sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. Hiroyuki Fujita
About the Music
Schubert Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
Mozart Eine kleine Nachtmusik [A Small Serenade], K.525
Pianist Mitsuko Uchida is showcased in a solo performance filmed especially for Cleveland Orchestra audiences on January 4, 2021 at London’s Wigmore Hall, playing one of Schubert’s most mesmerizing sonatas.
Uchida’s brilliant solo playing is paired with one of Mozart’s most popular and well-known works, his Eine kleine Nachtmusik. “Nachtmusik” literally means “night music,” but more simply suggests music for serenading evening guests. Here Mozart’s richness for invention and uplifting joy carries you forward through four exquisite movements for strings.
In addition to the concert performances, each episode of In Focus includes behind-the-scenes interviews and features about the music and musicmaking.
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
(in solo performance at London’s Wigmore Hall)
The Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
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Listen to revered pianist Mitsuko Uchida reminisce with fondness on the familial nature of her decades-long relationship with The Cleveland Orchestra.
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