Cliburn at the Kimbell presents Olga Kern, piano

Oct. 10 and 11

7:30 pm

Since her last Cliburn performance in 2014, the Russian-American pianist has enthralled audiences at major venues and with leading orchestras across six continents; served as jury chairman of the 2016 Cliburn Amateur Competition and the First Olga Kern International Piano Competition; and was awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, for “embodying the spirit of America” in her “salute to tolerance, brotherhood, diversity, and patriotism.

 

PROGRAM

BEETHOVEN     Ten Variations on ‘La stessa, la stessissima’ by Salieri, WoO73

Sonata No. 21 in C Major, op. 53 (“Waldstein”)

GERSHWIN        Three Preludes

 

— intermission —

 

RACHMANINOV   Moment musical in E Minor, op. 16, no. 4

“Barcarolle” from 7 Morceaux de salon, op. 10, no. 3

“Polichinelle” from Morceaux de fantaisie, op. 3, no. 4

TCHAIKOVSKY     Méditation from 18 Pieces, op. 72, no. 5

SCRIABIN              Etude in F-sharp Minor, op. 42, no. 4

Etude in C-sharp Minor, op 42, no. 5

BALAKIREV            Islamey (Oriental Fantasy), op. 18

Kimbell Art Museum Piano Pavilion

3333 Camp Bowie Boulevard

Fort Worth