presents a unique evening of solo piano
Dinnerstein ingeniously connects these two composers who share a Jan. 31 birthday
(Glass will be 81; Schubert would have been 231)
Miller Theatre (2960 Broadway at 116th Street)
Tickets: $35-$55 • Students with valid ID: $7-$33
Simone Dinnerstein returns to Miller Theatre after her Bach concerts this fall with a second concert featuring the music of Philip Glass in his 80th birthday year. This time Simone pairs Glass with Schubert, a composer he not only shares a birthday with—but also a harmonic and spiritual connection.
For Dinnerstein, the interpretation of a musical score requires attention not just to what the piece should sound like, but what it wants to say. “There’s a feeling of narrative in this music, a feeling of speech,” she says of Schubert's Impromptus, which she will juxtapose with works by Glass in this solo recital.
Columbia University’s Miller Theatre is located north of the Main Campus Gate
at 116th St. & Broadway on the ground floor of Dodge Hall.
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