The virtuoso French cellist, recently named Instrumental Soloist of the Year by the French Classical Music Awards, makes his UChicago debut with a virtuoso program: Bach’s spiritual and intimate work for unaccompanied cello, Britten’s passionate suite written for the great Rostropovich, and concluding with Kodaly’s sonata, considered as among the greatest works written for cello.
7:30 pm Concert Program
Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007
Britten: Cello Suite No. 1, Op. 72 (1964)
Kodály: Sonata in B Minor, Op. 8