Piano in the Garden
August 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm$30
World-acclaimed pianist Brian Hsu shares a performance of incredible virtuosity and sensitivity in the most beautiful concert venue you can imagine.
Performer: Brian Hsu
Brian Hsu made his concerto debut at the age of 16 with the Philadelphia Orchestra. He has since gone on to establish himself as a pianist of great energy and unusual communicative ability. Critics have described his performances in superlatives, noting his “breadth of expression and technical ability.” He has won awards in numerous competitions, both in the US and Asia, including Wideman Competition, Corpus Christi International Young Artists’ Competition, Juilliard’s Gina Bachauer, National Piano Competition in Taiwan. An experienced performer, Mr. Hsu has performed throughout the US, Europe, Asia, and South Africa. He has appeared as concerto soloist with such ensembles as the Philadelphia Orchestra, Taiwan National Symphony, Juilliard Orchestra, Haddonfield Symphony, and the Sendai Philharmonic.
Franz Liszt: Années de pèlerinage, Book I: Suisse
- Chapelle de Guillaume Tell [William Tell’s Chapel]
- Au lac de Wallenstadt [At Lake Wallenstadt]
- Au bord d’une source [Beside a Spring]
- Orage [Storm]
- La Vallée d’Obermann [Obermann’s Valley]
- Églogue [Eclogue]
- Le mal du pays [Homesickness]
- Les cloches de Genève : Nocturne [The Bells of Geneva: Nocturne]