The Philharmonic Society Explores What Makes Music Beautiful? With Charles Rosen
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On stage now at London's National Theatre is Shakespeare's great psychological thriller, King Lear, directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty). Take a virtual trip oversees with this National Theatre Live broadcast of the performance starring one of the great stage actors of our time, Simon Russell Beale (Timon of Athens). Adapted to a contemporary setting, this production of Shakespeare's epic tragedy has been called "complex and potent" (Evening Standard) and "awe-inspiring" (Time Out). King Lear is the tale of an aging monarch whose descent into madness leads to upheaval among family and country as both are torn apart by the ambition and jealousy of his prideful daughters. Learn More
The third installment of the lecture series will be led by American pianist and music theorist, Charles Rosen. Mr. Rosen is the author of many distinguished books about music. His most famous work is The Classical Style, which analyzes the nature and evolution of the high classical style as it was developed by Franz Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig van Beethoven.
*All ticketholders to the lecture will receive complimentary tickets to Charles Rosen’s recital the following evening on Tuesday, April 6. To reserve your seats for the recital, please call (949) 553-2422.
*Recital Program: *
CHOPIN: Two Nocturnes, Op. 62
CHOPIN: Barcarolle in F-sharp minor, Op. 60
CHOPIN: Three Mazurkas (to be determined)
CHOPIN: Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52
CHOPIN: Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58