Full price: $20-$66
Full price: $20-$66
"Aimard’s prodigious technique allows you to hear not the work behind the work of art but its poetry… his performance had extraordinary power and clarity." —Chicago Tribune
Hailed as "a brilliant musician and an extraordinary visionary” (Wall Street Journal), world-renowned pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard is as recognized for his unparalleled, powerful technique as he is for his sensual interpretations of music from every age.
For more than 80 years, the Artist Series has brought the globe's finest jazz, classical, world music and dance performers to Boulder. Many of these performances sell out; order your tickets today to guarantee the best seats.
Performance date and time:
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 7:30 p.m.
Save 15-30% with season tickets Available in the Full Artist Series, Classic Series, Choice Option, or as an Add-On to any other season ticket order. Single ticket discounts available for groups (10+), seniors (65+), youth (K-12) and CU Boulder faculty, staff and students. Learn more
(Updated Oct. 30, 2019)
Messiaen: VI. L’alouette-lulu from Catalogue d’oiseaux
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 (“Moonlight”)
Messiaen: V. La chouette hulotte from Catalogue d’oiseaux
Sweelinck: Fantasia cromatica, SwWV 258
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 28 in A Major, Op. 101
Please note that there will be no Pre-Concert Talk for this performance.
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