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    Jonathan Biss piano with the Elias String Quartet - Schumann: Under the Influence

    Presented by at NEC's Jordan Hall

    April 12, 2013


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    Jonathan Biss piano with the Elias String Quartet - Schumann: Under the Influence


    “[Schumann’s] personal story is ultimately one of mental illness and tragic decline, it is all too easy to dismiss the most startling moments in his music as evidence of a mind that was less than whole, where more often than not, they are really manifestations of an entirely unique and utterly beautiful imagination.”
    – Jonathan Biss

    Program:
    Purcell: Selected Fantasias
    Schumann:...


    “[Schumann’s] personal story is ultimately one of mental illness and tragic decline, it is all too easy to dismiss the most startling moments in his music as evidence of a mind that was less than whole, where more often than not, they are really manifestations of an entirely unique and utterly beautiful imagination.”
    – Jonathan Biss

    Program:
    Purcell: Selected Fantasias
    Schumann: String Quartet in A minor, Opus 41 no. 1
    Timothy Andres: New Work (Commissioned specially for the project)
    Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Opus 44


    NEC's Jordan Hall

    30 Gainsborough Street
    Boston, MA 02115

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