Glass + Schubert
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Glass + Schubert

“By happy coincidence, this month ends with a double birthday: January 31 is the day on which Philip...

Glass + Schubert

Thursday, January 18, 2018, 8pm

Miller Theatre at Columbia University

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For Simone 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 pair with works by Philip Glass for this solo recital.


  • Philip Glass  Selected Etudes and Metamorphoses
  • Franz Schubert Impromptus, Op. 90
  • Franz Schubert Sonata in B-flat Major, D. 960

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Photo by Lisa Marie Mazzucco