Venue Details

The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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5.0 / 5 Rated by 7 members
Review from Spreiregen Rose-Helene
40 events 23 reviews

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

reviewed Feb 24 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Eca
40 events 20 reviews

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

reviewed Feb 24 2014 report as inappropriate
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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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