Great Artists Series 18-19: Katia and Marielle Labèque, pianos

  • Sunday, May 5, 2019 • 7:00 pm
  • E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center

Katia and Marielle Labèque’s “musical line always sounds as if its being woven for the very first time… But the illusion of improvisation is the genius of their performances.” – The Times

Program:

IGOR STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring

CLAUDE DEBUSSY Six épigraphes antiques

PHILIP GLASS Four Movements for Two Pianos

Recently announced to have joined the prestigious recording label Deutsche Grammophon, Katia and Marielle Labèque are sibling pianists renowned for their ensemble of synchronicity and energy. Their musical ambitions started at an early age and they rose to international fame with their contemporary rendition of Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue (one of the first gold records in classical music) and have since developed a stunning career with performances worldwide.To learn more about their musical journeys click here.

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