Acclaimed Romanian pianist Matei Varga appears in the Hudson Guild Theatre Company's theatrical concert Genius about the life and music of Frederic Chopin. The production is directed by Jim Furlong.
Matei Varga performs live all Chopin's signature works. The program includes:
Impromptu for Piano no 1 in A flat major, B 110/Op. 29
Waltz for Piano in E flat major, B 62/Op. 18 "Grande valse brillante"
Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic"
Impromptu for Piano no 4 in C sharp minor, B 87/Op. 66 "Fantaisie-Impromptu"
Waltz Op. 64 no. 2
Ballade for Piano no 1 in G minor, B 66/Op. 23
Nocturne in D flat major, op. 27, no. 2
Later this month, on FRI, October 19, Matei Varga will perform alongside pianist Vlad Iftinca and soprano Laura Tătulescu, in the RCINY presented concert Lipatti and His World at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall.