Archduke Rudolph: Beethoven's Pupil and Patron

ASPECT Foundation for  Music & Arts                                
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 7:30pm
Bohemian National Hall | 321 E 73rd St. | New York, NY

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Performers:
Ignat Solzhenitsyn, piano
Korbinian Altenberger, violin
Na-Young Baek, cello
Illustrated talk by Ignat Solzhenitsyn

Beethoven Violin Sonata No.10 in G major, Op.96

Beethoven Piano Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 97 “Archduke”

The ASPECT Foundation for Music & Arts continues its third New York City season of illuminating performances with Archduke Rudolf: Beethoven’s Pupil and Patron on
Russian-American pianist and conductor Ignat Solzhenitsyn is joined by violinist Korbinian Altenberger and cellist Na-Young Baek for a program of works Beethoven dedicated to his most significant patron and composition student, Archduke Rudolf of Austria: the Violin Sonata No.10 in G major, Op.96 and Piano Trio in B-flat major, Op. 97 “Archduke.”

Ignat Solzhenitsyn, currently the Principal Guest Conductor of the Moscow Symphony Orchestra and Conductor Laureate of the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, will present the concert’s illustrated talk exploring the Archduke Rudolf of Austria’s life and unusual friendship with Beethoven. Beethoven dedicated fifteen of his most important works to Rudolph, more than any other individual, including the Fourth and Fifth Piano Concertos and the Missa solemnis.