Tamara Sanikidze, piano
Edoardo Barsotti, piano
Johannes Brahms – Three Intermezzi for piano, Op. 117
Frédéric Chopin – Nocturne No. 20 in C-sharp minor, Op. posth.
Franz Liszt – Paraphrase de concert sur Rigoletto, S. 434
Maurice Ravel – Jeux d’eau
Ennio Morricone – “Magic Waltz” from The Legend of 1900
Merola Opera Program alums Tamara Sanikidze (’09) and Edoardo Barsotti (’14/’15) are active recitalists and have performed alongside a number of internationally celebrated artists. Both are also brilliant at the keyboard playing solo. Join these two distinguished artists for a wonderful afternoon of piano.
Tamara Sanikidze has performed on the most prestigious stages throughout Europe, Asia, and the Americas, and currently serves as the Director of the Butler Opera Center as well as Head of Voice Division at Butler School of Music at the University of Texas, Austin.
Italian pianist and vocal coach Edoardo Barsotti has served as a collaborative pianist at numerous theaters, working with some of the world’s leading conductors. He currently serves as a collaborative pianist at Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino in Florence.
Portions of this recital will be pre-recorded for the purpose of this original broadcast.
The livestream will take place at 4pm Pacific.
Ticket purchasers will receive a link to view the event on Zoom in advance of the event on November 22.
Ticket: $25 ($40 households; $80 VIP, including virtual reception with Tamara Sanikidze)