Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Our Beethoven celebration continues when French virtuoso Pierre-Laurent Aimard returns to FCM’s Piano Series. Hailed as a musical visionary and an artist renowned for his revelatory insights, he was awarded the prestigious 2017 International Ernst von Siemens Music Prize in recognition of a life devoted to the service of music.
Aimard is known as “. . .a brilliant musician and an extraordinary visionary” –The Wall Street Journal
- Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101
- Olivier Messiaen: Catalogue d’oiseaux (Catalog of Birds)