Joel Fan

Bennett Gordon Hall
Saturday, November 19, 2011
7:00 PM
Gates Open
8:00 PM
Concert Starts
$10 Reserved
$8 Series of four or more concerts (Promo code FOURORMORE)
$40 Ticket & dining package (Promo code DINING)
$5 Students (Promo code STUDENT - ID required)

You can make the concert a complete evening out when you purchase the concert/dining package for $40 per performance. This convenient package comes complete with dinner in the Freehling Room followed by the performance in our most intimate concert space, BennettGordon Hall.

Program

Dia Succari La nuit du destin (“The Night of Destiny”)
Scriabin Sonata No. 5, Op. 53
Margaret Bonds Troubled Water
Rachmaninoff Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 36 
William Bolcom Nine New Bagatelles
Leon Kirchner Sonata No. 3 (“The Forbidden”)
Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue

About The Artist

Pianist Joel Fan is one of the most dynamic and accomplished musicians performing before the public today. He is consistently acclaimed for his recitals, recordings, and appearances with orchestras throughout the world. His concerts attract a wide range of audiences, as he has eagerly embraced traditional piano literature as well as an eclectic range of repertoire, including new music commissioned especially for him, world music, and his own transcriptions. Mr. Fan's engaging personality, technical assurance, lyricism, and sheer musicality win over audiences wherever he performs. As a recording artist, Mr. Fan scored two consecutive Billboard Top 10 Debuts with his solo CDs, World Keys and West of the Sun.

Joel Fan is also a 1993 alumnus of the Steans Music Institute.

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