Join husband and wife pianists, Adam Birnbaum and Katsura Tanikawa, for a late night performance inspired by the intimate partnership and love between Robert & Clara Schumann. Program will include selections from Robert’s beloved Myrthen and Liebesfrühling song cycles, readings of entries from the Schumann marriage diary, as well as Adam & Katsura’s take on Clara’s Variations on Theme by Schumann, Op. 20.
Enjoy this video featuring the mesmerizing Adam Birnbaum working his magic on the piano!
Pre-concert reception generously underwritten by Elizabeth and Stephen Thomson
Piano | Katsura Tanikawa and Adam Birnbaum
Soprano | Marisa Karchin
Baritone | Max Parsons
Reading | Lucy Shelton and Ken-David Masur