Angela Hewitt — Bach Odyssey V: The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I - 92Y, New York

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Angela Hewitt — Bach Odyssey V: The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I

“The outstanding Bach pianist of her generation” (The Sunday Times, London)

“For those willing to imagine what Bach might have done had a concert grand been available to him, (Hewitt’s) brilliantly executed cadenzas and abundant and fleet florid passage work were breathtaking.” (Musical America)

“The paramount quality of Angela Hewitt’s piano playing is the joy it communicates.” (The Daily Telegraph)

Angela Hewitt has made Bach’s music the cornerstone of her brilliant, exuberant artistry. Join us as she continues the second season of her remarkable four-year journey through all of Bach’s keyboard works. Her second concert of three this season: the towering masterpiece built from Bach’s 24 preludes and fugues from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, to which Hewitt brings her signature virtuosity and joyful abandon.

Angela Hewitt, piano

Concert running time is approximately two hours, twenty minutes.

  • Bach, The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I, BWV 846 - 869

This series is supported by Producers Circle member The Bertha and Isaac Liberman Foundation, Inc., and Michele Gerber Klein. Learn more about the Producers Circle.

This event is endowed by the Estate of Samuel And Elisabeth Leeman Boksenbom.