Eric Lindholm, conductor, leads the collegiate ensemble and internationally renowned guest pianist Boris Berman, in two weekend concerts featuring the music of Bartók and Shostakovich.
Boris Berman’s artistry is well known to audiences of nearly 50 countries on six continents. The New York Times has called his performances “exemplary; clean …sensitively played… technically adept and charged with energy and intelligence.” His highly acclaimed performances have included appearances with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Gewandhaus Orchestra, The Philharmonia (London), the Toronto Symphony, Israel Philharmonic, Minnesota Orchestra, Detroit Symphony, Houston Symphony, Atlanta Symphony, St. Petersburg Philharmonic, and the Royal Scottish Orchestra. A frequent performer on major recital series, he has also appeared in important festivals, such as Marlboro, Bergen, Ravinia, Nohant, and Israel Festival, to name a few. As professor of piano at Yale University, he is a former teacher of Pomona College’s Genevieve Feiwen Lee.
The program is repeated Sunday, November 19 at 3 p.m. performance.
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5
- Pomona College
- Bridges Hall of Music
- 150 E. Fourth Street
Free admission with open seating, no tickets.
Doors open approximately 30 minutes prior to performance.