Stephen Hough headshot by Sim Canetty-Clarke

Piano Master Class with Stephen Hough

Friday, Oct 25, 2019, 4:00PM

Free; no tickets required.

  • Morse Hall
  • The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023

Program information:

Humor in Piano Music

In preparation for the PianoScope performance on November 12, Stephen Hough gives a master class on the many types of humor found in piano music – including wit, musical jokes, parody, satire, and sarcasm. Music by Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Schumann, Satie, Ravel, Debussy, Prokofiev, Shostakovich, Bolcom, and Widmann.

HAYDN Piano Sonata in C Major, H. XVI:50, I. Allegro
Isabella Ma

BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata in G Major, Op. 31, No. 1, I. Allegro vivace
Zhiheng Guo

SCHUMANN Grillen from Fantasiestücke, Op. 12
Ying Li

RAVEL Alborada del gracioso from Miroirs
Oscar Jiang

DEBUSSY Golliwog’s Cakewalk from Children’s Corner
Zhu Wang

SATIE Sonatine bureaucratique
Duanduan Hao

DEBUSSY Études, No. 1 (pour les cinq doigts d'après Monsieur Czerny)
Sungu Kang

PROKOFIEV Piano Sonata No. 2, IV. Vivace
Carter Johnson

SHOSTAKOVICH Prelude and Fugue in B Major, Op. 87, No. 11
Siyumeng Wang

BOLCOM Poltergeist 
Ryan Soeyadi

WIDMANN Sonata facile, I.
John Schindler