3.23.19, 5 PM: The Goldberg Variations II (Bruce Murray, piano)

Bruce Murray, piano Bach Around the Clock 2019 Staunton VA

Bach’s sublime set of keyboard variations – what our guest artist terms “the most significant keyboard piece before Beethoven’s late sonatas,”  will played in their original incarnation by the renowned pianist Bruce Murray of Miami University of Ohio, former Dean and Artistic Administrator at the Brevard Music Festival.  Murray has presented more than 1,000 concerts as a recitalist, chamber musician and soloist with orchestra – and he has played the “Goldberg” Variations on three continents.

Program:

Bruce Murray, piano Goldberg Variations, BWV 998

Read Yo Tomita’s essay on the Goldbergs

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