Rolf-Dieter Arens, piano
Sonata No. 17 in B-flat major, K570
Rondo in D major, K485
Fantasie in D minor, K397
Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2 "Moonlight"
Polonaise in B major, Op. 55
Les jeux d' eau à la villa d' Este
Aux Cyprès de la villa d'Este
Born in 1945 in Zinnwald, Germany, Rolf-Dieter Arens was already taking piano lessons at the age of five. He studied piano and chamber music at the music academy “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” in Leipzig and attended masterclasses given by Paul Badura-Skoda. From 1986 until 1991, he was a regular soloist with the Berlin Symphony Orchestra, and toured Europe with them. He conducts a piano recital at the Conservatory this evening.
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• Out of respect for other concert goers, no children under 6 years of age will be allowed admission.