WPA: Emanuel Ax

Washington Performing Arts Presents

Emanuel Ax


Sun, April 16, 2023 | 4pm

WPA Emanuel Ax

The Music Center at Strathmore

Beloved American pianist Emanuel Ax takes the stage in a program of works by Schubert and other composers to be announced. Expect to be captivated by “His greatness, his overwhelming authority as musician, technician, and probing intellect emerges quickly as he plays. Within minutes, we are totally captured by his intensity and pianistic achievement” (The L.A. Times). 

Program features:

SCHUBERT - Sonata in A Major, Op. posth. 120, D.664 
SCHUBERT/arr. LISZT - Four Songs 

"Ständchen," S.560 No. 7 

"Liebesbotschaft," S.560, No. 10 

"Der Müller und der Bach," S.565, No. 2 

"Horch, horch! die Lerch," S.558, No. 9 

LISZT - Années de pèlerinage I, S.160 

"Vallée d'Obermann," No. 6 

SCHUBERT - Sonata in B-flat Major, D.960 

This event is not presented by Strathmore