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10292 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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Evgeny Kissin
7 ratings
5.0 average rating
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40 events
23 reviews
15 stars
attended Feb 24 2014

It was one of the best concerts we went to. Excellent evening.

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Eca
38 events
20 reviews
24 stars
attended Feb 24 2014

Kissin is a superb pianist, completely calm and in control of the situation. He was introducing unfamiliar music, interspersed with recitations of Yiddish poetry (with the English translation on a screen above). I liked the idea of music plus...continued

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Program (subject to change):

Milner Farn opsheyd (Kleyne rapsodie) (1939)

Bloch: Piano Sonata, Op. 40 (1935)

Bialik: Yiddish poetry selected and recited by Mr. Kissin

Krein: Suite dansee (1928), First Five Pieces

Peretz: Yiddish poetry selected and recited by Mr. Kissin

Veprik: Sonata No. 2 (1924)

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