Extraordinary Piano Recital Roland Pöntinen Live at The Romanian Athenaeum and Online on festivalenescu.ro
Since his debut with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic in 1981, Roland Pöntinen has performed with major orchestras throughout the world. He has been invited to many prestigious festivals including Schleswig-Holstein, Verbier and Mostly Mozart Festival, N.Y. and worked with conductors like Esa-Pekka Salonen, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Evgeny Svetlanov and Leif Segerstam to name a few. Highlights include performances with the Philharmonia Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic in the Hollywood Bowl, with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra in Glasgow and Edinburgh as well as appearances at the London Proms where he has played both the Grieg Piano Concerto and the Ligeti Piano Concerto.
Thanks to an insatiable musical appetite and a stupendous technique, he has acquired a vast repertoire ranging from Bach to Ligeti.
Tickets from Athenaeum Hall cost 65 ROn and can be purchased exclusively online from this link. The event can also be watched online, on the festivalenescu.ro website, and the ticket costs 30 lei.
Beethoven – Sonata No. 30 E Major Op. 109
Sonata No. 31 A Flat Major Op. 110
Fauré – Barcarolle No. 9 A Minor Op. 101
Barcarolle No.10 A Minor Op. 104 No. 2
Impromptu No. 5 Op. 102
Ravel – “Miroirs” (1905)