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Shriver Hall
Johns Hopkins University - Homewood Campus 3400 N. Charles Street Baltimore, MD 21218
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Pianist Nelson Freire
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attended Nov 17 2013

Freire was absolutely phenomenal, piano playing in a grand old style that's rare to hear these days. I especially loved the Mozart piano sonata that he's been playing since he was 5 and played as if for the first time. A once-in-a-lifetime...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

• " … in the age … when overt showmanship reaps big rewards and grabs lots of attention, the Brazilian pianist Nelson Freire offers a gentle reminder that decorous piano playing and interpretive depth have an irresistible power all their own." —The New York Times

• “One of the most exciting pianists to emerge in the Rubinstein succession. … This is one of the biggest natural talents for the keyboard.” —Boston Globe


There will be a pre-concert lecture by Dr. Carl Schmidt at 4:30pm in the Clipper Room upstairs from the Shriver hall lobby.

Program is current at time of publication, but subject to change.

About the Ticket Supplier: Shriver Hall Concert Series

The mission of Shriver Hall Concert Series is to foster and maintain an organization dedicated to the making of music consonant with the highest aspirations of musical art, creating performances and providing educational and training programs at the highest level of excellence.