Israeli pianist Inon Barnatan is known for his compelling and insightful musicianship and elegant virtuosity, and as “a true poet of the keyboard, refined, searching [and] unfailingly communicative” (London’s Evening Standard). After this broadcast, Inon performs George Gershwin’s lively Piano Concerto with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Jesus Lopez-Cobos.
Piano Sonata No. 6 in F Major Op. 10 No. 2, by Ludwig Van Beethoven
Musica Ricercato Nos. 1, 7, and 10, by György Ligeti
Prelude No. 2, by George Gershwin
Sonata No. 19 in C Minor, by Franz Schubert