Concert in New York featuring pianist Geir Henning Braaten on April 7th in New York.
Edvard Grieg Society and Per Brevig, Founder and President, celebrates the anniversaries of Joseph Haydn and Felix Mendelsohn with a concert featuring renowned pianist Geir Henning Braaten on piano. The concert is part of the Yamaha Piano Concert series.
Braaaten will perform the "Holberg Suite" and Piano Sonata in E Minor by Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg, followed by Joseph Haydn's Piano Sonata in E Major, Louis Moreau Gottschalk's Three Piano Pieces and Wedding March and Fairies' Dance from Mendelsohn's Midsummer Night's Dream.
Geir Henning Braaten made his cconcert debut in Oslo in 1966 and is considered one of Norway's foremopst pianists. He has given concerts throughout Norway as well as most other European countries, and done several extensive tours in Asia, Africa, Brazil and Mexico.
When: April 7 at 7:30 pm.
Where: Yasi Piano Salon, 689 Fifth Avenue, 3rd floor at 54th Street, NY.
Info: (212) 339-9995