Beethoven, Brahms, & Strauss, Saturday, October 14, 2017, 6 pm, Popejoy Hall
Chen Guang, piano
J. STRAUSS Blue Danube Waltz
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major
BRAHMS Tragic Overture
STRAUSS Death and Transfiguration
Olga Kern International Piano Competition winner Chen Guang brings virtuosic talent and charisma to Beethoven’s exuberant Piano Concerto No. 1. The splendor of Vienna beckons in the beloved Blue Danube Waltz by Johann Strauss. Also, the dramatic Tragic Overture by Johannes Brahms and the dazzling Death and Transfiguration by Richard Strauss.