Violinist Hilary Hahn at the Ford Center, Feb. 12

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Date: 2/12/2013

Time: 7:00 PM (CST)

Location: Oxford Campus, Ford Center for the Performing Arts

Arts and CultureArts and Culture: Hilary Hahn will perform works by Faure, Corelli & Bach as well as pieces from her Encores project on Feb. 12 at 7 pm.

Open to the Public

Ticket Required

Full details:

 

 

Hilary Hahn, violinist


Violinist Hilary Hahn’s probing interpretations, technical brilliance, and commitment to new music and the commissioning process have not only made her one of the most sought-after artists of our time, but also brought her love of classical music to a diverse audience. Although only 31 years old, her international fame and recognition, including two Grammies, multiple Diapason “d’Or of the Year” and “Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik” prizes, and the 2008 Classic FM / Gramophone Artist of the Year, are a testament to her talent and drive.

Hahn appears regularly with the world’s elite orchestras and on the most prestigious recital series. In the 15 years since she began recording, Hahn has released 12 feature albums on the Deutsche Grammophon and Sony labels, in addition to three DVDs, an Oscar-nominated movie soundtrack, an award-winning recording for children, and various compilations.

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Program

 

Ms. Hahn will announce the order of the pieces from the stage.

 

Fauré Sonata #1 in A, op. 13.

Corelli Sonata #4 in F major, op. 5.

Chaconne from Partita #2 in d minor by Bach.

 

In addition to the works listed above, the program will feature the following selections from In 27 Pieces: The Hilary Hahn Encores, Ms. Hahn’s project to commission multiple short works from contemporary composers.

 

Anton Garcia Abril:  “Third Sigh”

David Lang:  “Light Moving”

Mason Bates:  “Ford’s Farm”

Jeff Myers: “The Angry Birds of Kauai”

James Newton Howard:  “133…At Least”

Franghiz Ali-Zadeh: “Impulse”

Michiru Oshima: “Memories”

Elliott Sharp:  “Storm of the Eye”

 

 

Staff/Faculty/Retiree Discounts

UM Staff/Faculty/Retiree ID required.

Available 20 working days prior to the performance.

 

Ticket Prices

 Artist Series:                    

 $15 Orchestra/Parterre

$12 Mezzanine/Balcony

 

Limit: four per Staff/Faculty/Retiree ID

 

Cultural Passport Discounts for Members

Discounted tickets are available for purchase at any time from the UM Box Office.

Passport must be presented to purchase tickets.

 

Ticket Prices

Artist Series Shows:                 $10 All Seats

 

Limit: one per student member.

 

Group Discounts

10% discount on groups of 10 or more

 

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For assistance related to a disability, contact: Ford Center 662.915.7411

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