Philharmonic Society at Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
Marc-André Hamelin, piano
BACH (arr. Busoni): Chaconne
SCHUMANN: Fantasie in C major
TRENET (arr. Weissenberg): Six Songs
CHOPIN: Scherzo No. 4
Pianist Marc-André Hamelin is known worldwide for his unrivaled blend of consummate musicianship and brilliant technique in the great works of the established repertoire, as well as for his intrepid exploration of the rarities of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries—in concert and on disc.
He was honored with the 2014 ECHO Klassik Instrumentalist of Year (Piano) and Disc of the Year by Diapason Magazine and Classica Magazine for his three disc set of Busoni: Late Piano Music; and an album of his own compositions, Hamelin: Études, which received a 2010 Grammy nomination (his ninth) and a first prize from the German Record Critics’ Association.
Please note: UCI students will receive first priority; faculty and staff will be placed on a waiting list for tickets.