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IP403 (on Zoom) The Music of Chopin and Liszt
Monday, November 15, 2021, 1:45 PM until 3:45 PM
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
We will explore a selection of the most ambitious large-scale works of Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849) and Franz Liszt (1811-1886), including Chopin’s piano sonatas, chamber works, and piano concertos, and Liszt’s Piano Sonata in B minor, piano concertos, and oratorios. Instructor: Nicolas Krusek. (See full description below.)
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Minimum to run this class is 12 people on Zoom and in-house combined.
Week 1: Chopin’s upbringing and early musical training, his works for piano and orchestra.
Week 2: Chopin moves to Paris, his piano sonatas and other works.
Week 3: Chopin’s chamber music, his illness and death.
Week 4: Liszt’s remarkable development and years as a travelling virtuoso, his piano concertos.
Week 5: The Weimar years, Liszt conducting and teaching, his Piano Sonata in B minor and other works.
Week 6: The years in Rome, Liszt’s religiosity and the oratorios, St. Elisabeth and Christus.
Note: If you don't have access to the Zoom application on a computer, tablet or smart phone, Zoom presentations are also available by dialing in using a landline or cellphone. On the day and time of the course, call 778-907-2071 (within Metro Vancouver) and enter the Meeting ID and Passcode that were given after registering for the course. If you live outside of metro Vancouver, please look up the local phone number for your locationat https://zoom.us/u/akJIpJnoy (The calls are muted when you join the meeting, to unmute yourself, please press *6 - as per instructions on the phone).