This Easter weekend we have a recital of classical favorites from 11-year-old pianist Sami Gershenhorn of Lake Forest. On this holiday program is music by Chopin’s Fantaisie-Impromptu; Bach’s Italian Concerto; Beethoven’s Tempest Sonata; and pieces by Rachmaninoff, Liszt, and Debussy.
Sami Gershenhorn’s Introductions recital was first broadcast on December 26, 2020. Audio and more information are available on the original episode page.
Fantaisie-Impromptu in c-sharp minor, Op. 66, by Frédéric Chopin
Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971, by Johann Sebastian Bach
1st movement, Allegro
Piano Sonata No. 17 in d minor, Op. 31 No. 2, Tempest, by Ludwig van Beethoven
3rd movement, Allegretto
Prelude in c-sharp minor, Op. 3 No. 2, by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Consolation No. 3 in D-Flat, by Franz Liszt
Estampes, by Claude Debussy
No. 3, Jardins sous la pluie
Sami Gershenhorn, piano