02 Mar 2020

Celebrated pianist Sir András Schiff gives a masterclass on Beethoven’s Piano Sonata #14, (Moonlight), #18 (The Hunt) and #23 (Apassionata).

Sir András Schiff is world-renowned and critically acclaimed as a pianist, conductor, pedagogue, and lecturer. Born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1953, he started piano lessons at age five with Elisabeth Vadász. He continued his musical studies at the Ferenc Liszt Academy with Professor Pál Kadosa, György Kurtág, and Ferenc Rados, and in London with George Malcolm.

The following Masterclass entails an episode at Royal College of Music in London with various pianists and compositions.

  • 1. Pavel Kolesnikov Beethoven Sonata in C sharp minor ‘Moonlight’
  • 2. Kausikan Rajeshkumar Beethoven Sonata in E flat op 31 no 3
  • 3. Anna Fedorova Beethoven Sonata in F minor op 57 ‘Appassionata’