Stewart Goodyear, piano, plays Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations and more / Live in-person concert - 92Y, New York

Your Cart

Stewart Goodyear, piano, plays Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations and more

Live in-person concert
Stewart Goodyear

“A phenomenon”

Los Angeles Times

A performance of the Diabelli Variations is always a pianistic event — even more so in the hands of one of the leading interpreters of Beethoven today. Canadian pianist Stewart Goodyear, celebrated for his deep understanding of the composer and the artistic stamina of his Beethoven Sonata-thons, returns to our stage to perform a summit of Beethoven’s genius, bringing his arsenal of artistry to a work filled with virtuosity, beauty and wit. The expansive program also includes Bach’s elegant and beloved French Suite in G Major, an exquisite expressive jewel by Joseph Bologne, and a delightful opening in Goodyear’s own composition, Acabris! Acabras! Acabram! modeled on a French-Canadian folktale in its New York premiere.

  • Stewart Goodyear, Acabris! Acabras! Acabram! (NY Premiere)
  • Bologne, Adagio in F Minor
  • Bach, French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816
  • Beethoven, “Diabelli” Variations, Op. 120

Concert available for viewing online for 72 hours from time of broadcast.

92Y needs your help. We are facing tremendous financial losses due to COVID-19. Your ticket purchase helps sustain our beloved institution and supports the creation of new, online programming that will bring comfort and inspiration to our community. Please consider donating today at Thank you.

This program is part of the following subscriptions:
Full Season (In-Person or Online)
Singular Pianists

Online programs:
An access link will be emailed to you after purchase

In-person programs:
Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination is Required for all adults and children ages 12+. Proof of vaccination for children ages 5+ is required for certain programs. Learn more.

Masks must be worn at all times by everyone over the age of 2.

Thank you for doing your part in helping to keep everyone in our community safe.

Please note that all 92Y regularly scheduled in-person programs are suspended.