Virginia G. Piper Concert Series
Renowned for his lyrical temperament, unsurpassed virtuosity and the exceptional breadth of his performing activity, Grammy Award-winning pianist Emanuel Ax regularly appears with major symphony orchestras worldwide and in recital in the most celebrated concert halls.
“His greatness, his overwhelming authority as musician, technician and probing intellect emerges quickly as he plays. Within minutes, we are totally captured by his intensity and pianistic achievement.” – Los Angeles Times
Mozart: Sonata No. 15 in F Major, K. 533/494
Liszt: Tre Sonetti del Petrarca
Bach: Partita No. 5 in G Major, BWV 829
Beethoven: Andante Favori in F, WoO 57
Beethoven: Sonata No. 21 in C Major, Op. 53
Classical music concerts at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts are supported in part by the Dayton Fowler Grafman Endowment for Classical Music.