680 NW Bond St
Bend, OR 97701
The High Desert Chamber Music 2016-17 season continues with a return of award-winning pianist Robert Thies. Capturing worldwide attention when he won the Gold Medal at the Second International Prokofiev Competition, he became the only American pianist to win first prize in a Russian piano competition since Van Cliburn’s famed triumph in 1958. Thies will be presenting a solo recital with repertoire taking you on a voyage through the world’s musical capitals: Vienna, Moscow, Paris, and New York.
Join Robert for a pre-concert talk about the program beginning at 6:45pm. This is free for all ticket holders.
Program: Beethoven Sonata in E-flat Major “The Hunt”, Schubert Impromptu No.3, Brahms Intermezzo in A Major, Rachmaninoff Prelude in G-sharp minor, Scriabin Etudes, Debussy Clair de lune, Ravel Ondine, Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue