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Mayron Tsong, Reflections From the Keyboard - Sunday, March 6th, 2011

The International Piano Archives at Maryland presents Reflections from the Keyboard: Mayron Tsong, piano

Sunday, March 6, 2011 2:00 pm - Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Recital Hall

The University of Maryland School of Music and the International Piano Archives at Maryland are proud to welcome new faculty member Mayron Tsong for a performance of works by Mozart, Haydn, Chopin, and others. The Reflections from the Keyboard series offers performances and commentary exploring the world of pianists and piano music. Learn more about Professor Tsong, as well as the pieces presented on this program by exploring resources available in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library. Listen to recordings of these works, follow their scores and read analyses by noted theorists and musicologists, and explore biographies of and memoirs by each composer featured on this program in the UM Libraries:

   Streaming audio: Listen to works featured on this program on Naxos Music Library and Classical Music Library

  Frederic Chopin - Prelude in C Sharp Minor, Op.45

  W.A. Mozart - Sonata in B Flat Major, K.333

  Frederic Chopin - Scherzo in B Minor, Op.20

  Sergei Prokofiev - Sarcasms, Op.17

  Alexander Scriabin - Preludes, Op.11

  Franz Joseph Haydn - Sonata in D Major, Hob. XVI:24

  Sergei Prokofiev - Toccata, Op.11

  Professor Mayron Tsong's 2008 debut recording, Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, Scriabin, released by Centaur

AUDIO CLIP: Pianist Mayron Tsong performing Mvt. V Andante cantabile from the preludes of Op. 11 by Alexander Scriabin (this piece may be heard in its entirety on Professor Tsong's 2008 debut recording)