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Bach

Bach Partita II: Pre-Concert talk

Pianist Andreas Klein illustrates the aspects of this suite which represents a wonderful recital opener.



Beethoven

Beethoven Concerto #5 - A regal affair for soloist and orchestra

Pianist Andreas Klein gives a brief introduction to the famous "Emperor" Piano Concerto and shares his personal attitude towards performing it.



Beethoven Piano Sonata Op. 13 "Pathetique" Explored

Pianist Andreas Klein gives a brief introduction to this important and well-know piano sonata.



The Cadenza in the 3rd Piano Concerto

Pianist Andreas Klein explores the cadenzas in the Beethoven Piano Concerti for their imagination and pianistic challenges. This installment covers the cadenza of the first movement of the Concerto in C minor, opus 37.



Beethoven's Improvisations

Pianist Andreas Klein explores the cadenzas in the Beethoven Piano Concerti for their imagination and pianistic challenges. This installment covers the cadenza of the first movement of the Piano Concerto in G major, opus 58.



Andreas Klein performs Beethoven's Fourth Piano Concerto

Northwest Sinfonietta under its Music Director, Christophe Chagnard. Orchestration for string orchestra and piano solo was approved by Beethoven and never performed by an American orchestra before. Tacoma, WA, February 2013



Brahms

Sonata in F minor, opus 5: a Symphony for the piano

Pianist Andreas Klein talks about the specific approach to producing a typical Brahms sound when performing this pianistic behemoth.



Chopin

The Narrative of Ballade No.1

Pianist Andreas Klein offers an artistic look behind the "curtain" - for audiences and young pianists - to decipher the meaning of a score and its possibilities towards musical interpretation. This video features the Narrative of Chopin's Ballade No.1.



Ginastera

Dancing on keys: "Danzas Argentinas"

Pianist Andreas Klein introduces the 3 Argentinian Dances as a fascinating and virtuosic ending to a piano recital program.



Mozart

A new Cadenza for first movement of Mozart's Piano Concerto K415

Pianist Andreas Klein describes his approach to writing his personal cadenza for this Piano Concerto and illustrates in a concert excerpt with the Salzburg Chamber Soloists the sources for his improvisation.



Behind the Score: Mozart's Fantasy with pianist Andreas Klein

A look into the artistic features and pianistic challenges.



Andreas Klein performs Mozart's Piano Concerto KV415

Recorded live in Denver's Newman Center in 2006, this performance was part of the 20 city concert tour of the Salzburg Chamber Soloists, Lavard Skou Larsen, leader, and guest pianist Andreas Klein at the occasion of Mozart's 250th birthday anniversary celebration. Andreas Klein performed his own cadenzas in this concerto.



Andreas Klein performs Mozart's Piano Concerto KV414

The Austrian Minetti String Quartet and pianist Andreas Klein join for the chamber music version of Mozart's Piano Concerto in A major, KV 414. Performed in New York City in April 2013. The cadenzas by Andreas Klein.



Schumann

R. Schumann's Fantasy Pieces opus 12: A Journey through the Night

Pianist Andreas Klein explores the "fantastic" journey through the night as envisioned by Schumann in his 8 Fantasy Pieces opus 12: the alter egos of Schumann, "Eusebius" and "Florestan", determine the overall nocturnal experience.



Piano Concerto in A minor opus 54 explored

Pianist Andreas Klein discusses the poetic and romantic style of this piano concerto which challenges orchestra and soloist to perform this work like chamber music.