Andreas Haefliger's long-awaited return to Japan!

~ Beethoven's 250th Anniversary Recital ~

With rich sensibility and technique, BBC Proms, Lucerne Music Festival etc.

Andreas Haefliger , who has performed at the music festival, will come to Japan again!

Haefliger's ultimate Beethoven "Hammerklavier"

"Pictures at an exhibition" presented with strong technique and magnificent scale .

Would you like to enjoy an overwhelming performance at the venue?

◯ For artist information, see the bottom of the page or click here .

◯ Performance information

[Date and time]

May 21, 2020 (Thursday) 19:00 start (18:30 open)

May 21 (Thu), 2020 19:00 (Doors open 18:30)


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Small Hall

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall


Lv Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.29 "Hammerklavier" in B flat major, Op.106

LvBeethoven: Sonate für Klavier Nr.29 "Hammerklavier" B-Dur Op.106

M. Mussorgsky: Suite "Pictures at an Exhibition"

M. Mussorgsky: pictures at an exhibition

[Ticket price]

All seats reserved

General 6,000 yen

U-25 3,500 yen

[Ticket handling]

Pro Arte Musique 03-3943-6677

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[Tour schedule]

[Tokyo] May 18 (Mon) 19:00 Musashino Civic Cultural Center Small Hall Sponsored by: Musashino City Cultural Foundation TEL.0422-54-8822

[Tokyo] May 21 (Thursday) 19:00 Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Small Hall Sponsored by: Pro Arte Musice TEL.03-3943-6677

[Nagoya] May 23 (Sat) 18:00 Sponsored by Munetsugu Hall Inquiries: Munetsugu Hall TEL.052-265-1715

A very good elite as interpreters of this music

One of today's most serious and inquisitive pianists

An extraordinary virtuoso...a perfect Beethoven (Telegraph, May 2018, Wigmore Hall)

Haefliger's playing has a precise technique that lives up to people's expectations,

It also naturally expresses rich sensitivity, sharp contrast and strength (Der Standard, April 2019).

Andreas Haefliger

Andreas Haefliger was born into a family of Swiss musicians and grew up in Germany, the son of the famous tenor Ernst Haefliger. At the age of 15, he entered the Juilliard School in New York, where he quickly gained prominence. In the United States, he has performed with major orchestras such as the New York Philharmonic, the Cleveland Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Boston Symphony, the Pittsburgh Symphony, the Chicago Symphony, and the San Francisco Symphony. In Europe, he has performed with famous orchestras such as the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Rotterdam Philharmonic, Munich Philharmonic, Budapest Festival Orchestra, Deutsche Symphonie Berlin, Orchester de Paris, London Symphony Orchestra and Wiener Symphony Orchestra. In addition, he has been regularly invited to music festivals such as Lucerne, Edinburgh, Vienna Music Week, BBC Proms, and Aspen. there is

London's Vigmore Hall regularly hosts the Haefliger series "Perspectives," a complete set of Beethoven's piano works from Mozart to Ligeti, and this recital series is also associated with his recent CDs. . In January 2019, he toured Rotterdam, Singapore, Madrid, and Hong Kong, inviting top-class musicians for rehearsals and concerts at the Copenhagen Louisiana Museum of Art.

At the 2019 BBC Proms, he performed the piano concerto "Gran Toccata," specially commissioned by Swiss-born composer Dieter Ammann, with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Sakari Oramo. The piece has also been premiered in North America with the Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by Susanna Markki, and is scheduled to be performed with the Wiener Symphony Orchestra, the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, the Taipei City Symphony Orchestra, and the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra at the Lucerne Festival.

In March 2020, he will appear in a special concert of Beethoven at the Royal Festival Hall in London, performing "Piano Concerto No. 4", "Choral Fantasia", and "Philharmonia Orchestra" conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen. Fantasia (solo)”. Other highlights of the season include performances with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, Flagey Piano Days, a solo recital in Tokyo with Beethoven's works and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, Ludovic Morlot conducting / Aspen Chamber Symphony Orchestra is Mozart. play the piano concerto.

In addition to solo CDs by Mozart and Schumann from Sony Classical, he has released CDs with the Takaci String Quartet and baritone Matthias Goerne from Decca. Schubert's recording with Goerne won the German Record Critics Award. In the spring of 2018, the latest edition of the "Perspective" series was released from BIS Records. In the spring of 2020, the first concerto album will be released, which includes Bartok's "Piano Concerto No. 3", Ravel's "Piano Concerto for the Left Hand", and Dieter Ammann's Piano Concerto.

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M.Mussorgsky: Dance of Chicks in Eggshells from Suite "Pictures at an Exhibition"

M. Mussorgsky: Baba Yaga's Hut from Suite "Pictures at an Exhibition"

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