Agenda

"Paysages Europa" – Piano concert by Ruti Abramovitch

Thursday 17 February from 19:30 to 21:30

In celebration of the 2022 French Presidency of the Council of the European Union, this evening features piano music by composers from France, Spain, Czechia, Poland and more

Program highlights include:

Gabriel Fauré - Barcarolles No. 1 and 2
Federico Mompou - Scènes d’enfants
Leoš Janáček - Sonata 1.X.1905 (From the Street, 1 October 1905)
Frederic Chopin - Scherzo No. 3
Enrique Granados - Selections from Escenas Románticas
Known for her lyrical and colorful tone, pianist Ruti Abramovitch is a highly sought-after soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician. Ruti lived in Chicago for the past decade, performing at some of the city’s most notable concert halls such as Symphony Center, The Art Institute of Chicago, Preston-Bradley Hall at the Cultural Center, and Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston, IL.

Please note that in order to attend this event, full vaccination of 3 doses, or 2 doses and a negative test of less than 36 hours, will be required as well as an ID to enter the French Embassy grounds. Masks are required throughout the screening.

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