MON, OCT 7, 2019
THE ART OF PRELUDE AND FUGUE, Excerpts
Duncan Recital Hall, The Shepherd School of Music at Rice University
7:00 LECTURE - the origins of the project, a discussion of the importance of Bach’s Well-Tempered Clavier and Shostakovich’s Preludes and Fugues, Op. 87, details of how the curation was produced and the particular connections between the works generated.
This recital, which features excerpts from the large curation project, The Art of Prelude and Fugue, puts on display some of the most riveting and compelling connections between Bach’s Well-Tempered Clavier and Shostakovich’s Preludes and Fugues, Op. 87.