Venue Details

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Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-9988
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Casual
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Nicole M
Eat before you go. Expensive beverages.
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Nessa Wilk
$15.00 parking at zellerback
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Parking was $8.00, which I though was unfortunate.
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Casual to upscale afternoon attire
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Coffee and a cookie was $6.00 which ws to be expected.
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highest artistry and technical skills

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Superb artist with complete mastery of the instrument and the composer. I enjoyed every moment of the performance and also enjoyed speaking with Mr Ohlsson afterwards.

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Website

http://www.calperfs.berkeley.edu/presents/season/2009/recital/go.php

Quotes & Highlights

Ohlsson honed his craft as a student of the late Claudio Arrau, and he has been widely praised for his “flawless precision and delicacy, driven by an astute insight.” —Globe & Mail (Toronto)

Description

A musician of magisterial interpretive and technical prowess, Garrick Ohlsson commands an enormous repertoire, which ranges over the entire piano literature.

Program: Chopin/Impromptu in F-sharp Major, Op. 36; Ballade in A-flat Major, Op. 47; Fantasy in F Minor, Op. 49; Two Nocturnes, Op. 27 (No. 1 in C-sharp Minor and No. 2 in D-flat Major); Scherzo in C-sharp Minor, Op. 39; Twenty-four Preludes, Op. 28

About the Ticket Supplier: Cal Performances

Cal Performances offers audiences the most comprehensive range of high quality, live performances by the world’s greatest artists, both established and emerging. Located on the UC Berkeley campus, this prestigious performing arts presenter invites audiences to enjoy the entertaining and engaging experience of the performing arts from all disciplines and cultures in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.