Beyond The Piano - Before the Phonograph
A Recital and Talk by Peter Grunberg
Pianist Peter Grunberg plays and discusses transcriptions and paraphrases by Franz Liszt, including Paraphrase de concert sur Rigoletto, Sonetto 104 del Petrarca, Sei mir gegrusst (Schubert-Liszt), Hungarian Rhapsody No. 3 and Reminiscences de Norma.
More information about this series at: pianotalks.org
For an example of a Piano Talk, view last season's event with historian Robert Greenberg and the piano duo ZOFO at: youtube.com/watch?v=tAHlNXaCpqE
About Peter Grunberg
PETER GRUNBERG is a pianist, conductor, and musical assistant to Michael Tilson Thomas at the San Francisco Symphony. He is a lecturer for the Symphony's "Inside Music" pre-concert talks and served as principal musical consultant and advisor for the award-winning PBS series, Keeping Score. Mr. Grunberg has appeared as a piano soloist with the San Francisco Symphony, performed at the Aix-en-Provence, Salzburg, and Tanglewood festivals, and has collaborated in recital with such artists as Frederica von Stade, Thomas Hampson, and Joshua Bell.