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Tuesday, April 26, 2022 7:30 PM // Hill Auditorium

Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello &
Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano

 

The sibling duo of Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason return to Ann Arbor for a recital to close out the 2021/22 season.

The Kanneh-Masons, who performed in Rackham Auditorium to a sold-out crowd in December 2019, also performed, along with their five siblings, in twice-weekly livestreams from their home in Nottingham to hundreds of thousands of people around the globe during the COVID lockdown. Sheku is passionate about the importance of making classical music accessible to all and serves as an ambassador for several UK-based music education charities.

Note: This performance has moved from Rackham Auditorium to Hill Auditorium.

PROGRAM

Frank Bridge Sonata for Cello and Piano in d minor, H. 125
Benjamin Britten Cello Sonata, Op. 65
Karen Khachaturian Cello Sonata
Dmitri Shostakovich Sonata in d minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 40

Encore:
Anon., Arr. Sheku/Isata Kanneh-Mason Deep River (African-American Spiritual)

PERMANENTLY ENDOWED SUPPORT

  • Darragh Humphrey Weisman Chamber Music Endowment Fund

PRINCIPAL SPONSOR

  • Margaret and Phil Guire, in memory of Ken Guire

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

PATRON SPONSOR

  • Karen Bantel and Steve Geiringer
  • Catherine S. Arcure Endowment Fund

MEDIA PARTNERS

4/26/22 7:30 PM
Hill Auditorium

Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello &
Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano

Starting at $14 (+ fees)
$12-20 student tickets available

The sibling duo of Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason return to Ann Arbor for a recital to close out the 2021/22 season.

The Kanneh-Masons, who performed in Rackham Auditorium to a sold-out crowd in December 2019, also performed, along with their five siblings, in twice-weekly livestreams from their home in Nottingham to hundreds of thousands of people around the globe during the COVID lockdown. Sheku is passionate about the importance of making classical music accessible to all and serves as an ambassador for several UK-based music education charities.

Note: This performance has moved from Rackham Auditorium to Hill Auditorium.

PROGRAM (Tue 4/26/2022: Hill Auditorium)

Frank Bridge Sonata for Cello and Piano in d minor, H. 125
Benjamin Britten Cello Sonata, Op. 65
Karen Khachaturian Cello Sonata
Dmitri Shostakovich Sonata in d minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 40

Encore:
Anon., Arr. Sheku/Isata Kanneh-Mason Deep River (African-American Spiritual)

PERMANENTLY ENDOWED SUPPORT

  • Darragh Humphrey Weisman Chamber Music Endowment Fund

PRINCIPAL SPONSOR

  • Margaret and Phil Guire, in memory of Ken Guire

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

PATRON SPONSOR

  • Karen Bantel and Steve Geiringer
  • Catherine S. Arcure Endowment Fund

MEDIA PARTNERS