From Bach to Barber: Music for Cello and Piano, at Merkin Concert Hall
Wednesday May 4, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$25
Scott Ballantyne and Hiroko Sasaki, hailed by Le Figaro as "poets" and"consummate artists," return to Merkin Hall for their third New York performance. They will perform enduring favorites and beautiful but neglected works, taking the listener on a fascinating journey from J.S. Bach to Samuel Barber.
For a more immersive experience, please attend famed conductor, radio
personality and Emmy Award nominee George Marriner Maull's
pre-concert lecture about the program at 7pm in the Balcony Lobby!
Scott Ballantyne, Cello
Hiroko Sasaki, Piano
George Marriner Maull, Lecturer
J.S. Bach – Aria
Franz Joseph Haydn – Sonata in C Major
Franz Schubert – Sonata in A Minor, "Arpeggione"
Isadore Freed – Passacaglia
Samuel Barber – Sonata
Robert Schumann – Adagio and Allegro
Gaspar Cassado – Requiberos
$15 student and senior tickets are available. Call the box office at 212 501 3330 or purchase at the window.