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Hung-Kuan Chen plays Liszt, Scriabin, Chopin, and more March 25

Recital presented by the Horowitz Piano Series features Chopin's 24 Preludes
March 9, 2015

Hung Kuan ChenThe Horowitz Piano Series at the Yale School of Music presents a recital by Hung-Kuan Chen on Wednesday, March 25 at 7:30 pm. Chen will play a recital of music by Liszt, Scriabin, Chopin, and more.

The concert opens with a Bach/Busoni chorale prelude, “Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland.”

Next, Chen will play Liszt’s Sonata in B minor, S. 178. Though written as one long movement, the piece encompasses the structure of a four-movement sonata.

The second half of the recital will feature a selection of pieces by Chopin and Scriabin. First are Chopin’s Prelude in C-sharp minor, Op. 45; Mazurka in B minor, Op. 33, No. 4; and Polonaise–Fantasie, Op. 61. The program concludes with Scriabin’s Poème in F-sharp major, Op. 32, No. 1, and Sonata No. 5, Op. 53.

The concert takes place in Morse Recital Hall, located in Sprague Memorial Hall (470 College Street, New Haven). Boris Berman is the artistic director of the Horowitz Piano Series.

Tickets start at $13, $7 for students, and are available through the Yale School of Music box office at 470 College Street, 203 432-4158, or online. BUY TICKETS

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This post was updated March 9, 2015 with current program information.

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