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2024 Gilmore Artist Alexandre Kantorow, In Concert

Pianist Alexandre Kantorow
Sasha Gusov
courtesy of the artist
Pianist Alexandre Kantorow

Sunday, October 8, 2023

On WCRB In Concert with The Gilmore, pianist Alexandre Kantorow accepts the 2024 Gilmore Artist Award in Kalamazoo, Michigan, with a performance of a turbulent and exuberant sonata by Brahms, beautiful songs by Schubert as arranged for piano by Liszt, and one of Bach's most deeply moving works as arranged by Brahms for piano left hand.

Alexandre Kantorow, piano

BRAHMS Piano Sonata No. 1 in C, Op. 1
SCHUBERT, arr. LISZT Die Stadt, from Schwanengesang
SCHUBERT, arr. LISZT Der Müller und der Bach, from Müllerlieder
BACH, arr. BRAHMS Chaconne, from Partita No. 2 for violin

This concert was recorded on Sep. 17, 2023, at the Dalton Center Recital Hall at Western Michigan University, and is no longer available on demand.

Learn more about The Gilmore.

Learn more about Alexandre Kantorow's New York recital debut at Carnegie Hall on Oct. 22, 2023.

See video of Alexandre Kantorow's performance and complete post-concert interview: