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Sunday, February 14, 2021 4:00 PM // Rackham Auditorium

James Ehnes, violin
Orion Weiss, piano

 

Two of the most sought-after recitalists on the international stage join forces, as Canadian violinist James Ehnes and American pianist Orion Weiss make their UMS debuts together.

Their virtuosic program includes sonatas by Schubert, Prokofiev, and Saint-Saëns, plus music by Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer Aaron Jay Kernis, whose work Ehnes has championed in recent years.

PROGRAM

Schubert Violin Sonata in g minor, D. 408
Prokofiev Violin Sonata No. 2 in D Major, Op. 94a
Aaron Jay Kernis Two Movements with Bells
Saint-Saëns Violin Sonata No. 1 in d minor, Op. 75

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James Ehnes, violin
Orion Weiss, piano

Rackham Auditorium
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2/14/21 4:00 PM
Rackham Auditorium

James Ehnes, violin
Orion Weiss, piano

Order 2020/21 Season Tickets
Season ticket packages available May 4
Individual event tickets on sale Aug 3
DETAILS

Two of the most sought-after recitalists on the international stage join forces, as Canadian violinist James Ehnes and American pianist Orion Weiss make their UMS debuts together.

Their virtuosic program includes sonatas by Schubert, Prokofiev, and Saint-Saëns, plus music by Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer Aaron Jay Kernis, whose work Ehnes has championed in recent years.

PROGRAM (Sun 2/14/2021: Rackham Auditorium)

Schubert Violin Sonata in g minor, D. 408
Prokofiev Violin Sonata No. 2 in D Major, Op. 94a
Aaron Jay Kernis Two Movements with Bells
Saint-Saëns Violin Sonata No. 1 in d minor, Op. 75

ORDER 2020/21 SEASON TICKETS

James Ehnes, violin
Orion Weiss, piano

Rackham Auditorium
Season ticket packages available May 4
Individual event tickets on sale Aug 3

CHOOSE A PERFORMANCE:

Order 2020/21 Season Tickets

Or call the ticket office at 734-764-2538

* Student, Senior and Group Discounts may be available

SPONSORS

PRESENTING SPONSORS

  • Gil Omenn and Martha Darling

PATRON SPONSOR

  • Joel Howell and Linda Samuelson
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