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Jonathan Biss puts a good deal of thought into his recital repertoire, seeking provocative parallels as well as stylistic and psychological contrast. Janáček’s intimate approach to the piano has clear ancestry in Schumann’s keyboard works. On one level, the dimensions and moods are complementary. On another, each composer’s musical language is distinctive and individual. Mr. Biss interleaves five movements of the Janáček with the Fantasiestücke in one program. And for the other, he juxtaposes the Fastasies of Beethoven and Schumann. “Biss approached the Schumann with wonderment at the harmonies and gushing at the torrents of notes. It was the sort of artistic hedonism
Folly Theater
Kansas City MO
$40 & $30
Performing Arts
Friday, November 2 @ 8:00 pm

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