Chamber Music Society of Detroit Presents Renowned Pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet

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  • Detroit, MI (1888PressRelease) January 07, 2011 - -Artists/Date/Concert Location-
    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
    Saturday, February 5, 2011, 8:00 PM

    Seligman Performing Arts Center
    Located on the campus of Detroit Country Day School
    22305 West 13 Mile Road, Beverly Hills

    -Artist Bio-
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    All-Liszt Program
    Les Jeux d'Eaux ŕ la Villa d'Este
    Meine Freuden (after Chopin, Chants polonais no. 5)
    Ballade No. 2 in B minor
    Isoldens Liebestod, from "Tristan und Isolde" (after Wagner)
    Tarantella from "Venezia e Napoli"

    -Unique Features of this Concert-
    • One of the foremost pianists of our time, Jean-Yves Thibaudet recently added another accolade to his list of honors: in June 2010, the Hollywood Bowl honored Mr. Thibaudet for his musical achievement by inducting him into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame.
    • Jean-Yves Thibaudet is an exclusive Decca recording artist, which has released over 40 of his albums, earning the Schallplattenpreis, the Diapason d'Or, Choc de la Musique, a Gramophone Award, two Echo awards, and the Edison Prize.
    • Jean-Yves Thibaudet was the soloist on the Oscar and Golden Globe-award winning soundtrack of Universal Pictures' Atonement and the Oscar-nominated Pride and Prejudice.
    • Pre-Concert Dinner: Bacco Ristorante, with special reduced dinner price for CMSD ticket-holders, 6:00 - 7:15 PM

    -Special Features of Seligman Performing Arts Center-
    • Free Parking
    • Easy Accessibility
    • Intimate Chamber Music Venue (seats 724)
    • Excellent acoustics; Kirkegaard Associates, acoustician

    -Special Offering by the Chamber Music Society of Detroit-
    • Society Café open before the concerts and during intermission with support from Sweet Lorraine's and Cadillac Coffee

    -Upcoming Concerts: Chamber Music Society of Detroit 2010-2011 Season-

    Saturday, February 12, 2011
    Orion Quartet and Windscape
    Bach: The Art of Fugue (arranged for string quartet and wind quintet by Samuel Baron)

    Saturday, March 26, 2011
    Zuill Bailey, Cello
    Piers Lane, Piano
    Mendelssohn: Concert Variations
    Schumann: Fantasiestücke
    Roberto Sierra: Suite de canciones y danzas
    Rachmaninoff: Sonata in G minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 19
    Pre-Concert Talk with Zuill Bailey, 6:45 - 7:30 PM

    Saturday, April 2, 2011
    Nash Ensemble of London
    Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K. 478
    Bax: Oboe Quintet
    Britten: Phantasy Quartet for Oboe and String Trio, Op. 2
    Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44
    Pre-Concert Talk with Steven Rings, 6:45 - 7:30 PM

    Saturday, April 16, 2011
    Jorge Federico Osorio, Piano
    Beethoven: Variations in F major, Op. 34
    Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109
    Franck: Prelude Chorale and Fugue
    Granados: Spanish Dances, Nos. 1, 2 & 5
    Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

    Saturday, May 21, 2011
    Morgenstern Trio
    Winner, Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson International Trio Award
    Beethoven: Piano Trio in C minor, Op. 1, No. 3
    Ravel: Piano Trio in A minor
    Brahms: Piano Trio No. 3 in C minor, Op. 101
    Pre-Concert Talk with Steven Rings, 6:45 - 7:30 PM

    -Ticket Purchase Information-
    • Single tickets to all concerts: $43 - $75; students $25.
    • By phone: Chamber Music Society of Detroit Ticket Service: 248-855-6070
    • Online:

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    The Chamber Music Society of Detroit is a non-profit organization committed to presenting the highest quality chamber music performed by musicians of international stature in acoustically outstanding venues. The Chamber Music Society of Detroit is recognized locally, nationally and internationally for the high caliber

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