Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

Apr 26


ANDSNES & HAMELIN: A MUSIC WORLD FRIENDSHIP


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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26, 2017 at 8:00 PM SUBSCRIBE Buy Tickets

Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin are two of the greatest pianists in the world.  They’re also good friends and have enjoyed each other’s company on many stages, including Carnegie’s Zankel Hall in New York. The Wallis is thrilled to present this extraordinary two-piano concert featuring Mozart, Debussy and Stravinsky - including the composer’s own arrangement of his Le Sacre du Printemps – The Rite of Spring.

PROGRAM
MOZART          Larghetto and Allegro for Two Pianos (completed by Paul Badura-Skoda)
STRAVINSKY   Concerto for Two Pianos
DEBUSSY        En blanc et noir
STRAVINSKY   Le sacre du printemps for Two Pianos

“Leif Ove Andsnes is one of the most gifted musicians of his generation.” The Wall Street Journal
 
“Marc André-Hamelin is emperor of the keyboard.” The New York Times

Venue: THE WALLIS

Credits And Artist Information

Andsnes & Hamelin’s appearance at The Wallis is made possible in part by generous support from Steinway & Sons Beverly Hills.