Andreas Haefliger postpones performances!

A recital that was unfortunately postponed due to the corona crisis

Finally held!

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

Andreas Haefliger 's performance at the music festival has been postponed!

The ultimate Beethoven played by Haefliger ,

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

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

▶︎Youtube M. Mussorgsky: Dance of Chicks with Eggshells from Suite "Pictures at an Exhibition"

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◯ Performance information

[Date and time]

October 26, 2021 (Tuesday) 19:00 start (18:15 open)

Oct 26 (Tue), 2021 19:00 (Doors open 18:15)


Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Small Hall

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall


Lv Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 16 in G major, Op.31-1

LvBeethoven: Sonate für Klavier Nr.16 G-Dur Op.31-1

Lv Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 18 in E-flat major, Op.31-3 "Hunting"

LvBeethoven: Sonate für Klavier Nr.18 Es-Dur Op.31-3

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]

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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 grew up in Germany, the son of the famous Swiss tenor Ernst Haefliger. Entered the Juilliard School in New York at the age of 15, and was quickly recognized as a first-class pianist with the New York Philharmonic, Cleveland Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Boston Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony, Chicago Symphony, and San Francisco Symphony. Co-starring with major American orchestras one after another. In Europe, he has performed with famous orchestras such as the Royal Concertgebouw, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, Budapest Festival Orchestra, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Orchester de Paris, London Symphony Orchestra, and Vienna Symphony Orchestra. . In addition, he has been invited as a regular artist to music festivals in Lucerne, Edinburgh, Aspen, etc., and made his debut in New York in 1988. Today, he is known as one of the outstanding recital artists, and has received high acclaim in Europe, America, and Asia. .

London's Vigmore Hall regularly hosts the Haefliger series "Perspectives", which presents the complete piano works of Beethoven, along with works from Mozart to Ligeti, and this recital series is also associated with his recent CDs. there is He also held rehearsals and concerts with top musicians at the Copenhagen Louisiana Museum of Art, and toured Rotterdam, Singapore, Madrid, and Hong Kong in January 2019.

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

In March 2020, Haefliger was in a mountain hut in the Swiss Alps when the coronavirus broke out and was unable to perform at concerts (Beethoven with Esa-Pekka Salonen/Philharmonia Orchestra, Concertos in Shanghai, Guangzhou and Beijing). tours, appearances at festivals in Edinburgh, Lucerne, Chicago, etc.), he used this compulsory period of reflection to work on Beethoven's monumental Piano Sonata No. 29 "Hammerklavier" op. I completed an art movie that captures the performance and the environment of the Alps. The film has been featured in theaters and TV stations, and will have its world premiere via streaming at the 2020 Aspen Music Festival in lieu of a planned live recital.

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, he released his first concerto album "Aman, Ravel, Bartok Piano Concerto (Susanna Markki/Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra)". At this time, Dieter Ammann's piano concerto "Gran Toccata" was recorded for the first time. In the fall, we plan to release Beethoven's early sonatas.

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

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