June 26, 2013

LIVE STREAM: Sergei Babayan and Martha Argerich July 1

Pianist Sergei Babayan, CIM’s John D. Gilliam Artist-in-Residence, performs in recital for two pianos with the legendary Martha Argerich as part of the Lugano Festival’s 12th Annual Martha Argerich Project in Switzerland on Monday, July 1. This event will be streamed live for the public at 2:30 p.m. Eastern time.

The two will perform Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet, Ballet Suite for two pianos, transcribed by Mr. Babayan.

The Lugano Festival features seven chamber music concerts at the RSI Auditorium, two symphony concerts at the Palazzo dei Congressi with the Orchestra della Svizzera italiana, six recitals at the Evangelical church and a concert in the Sala delle Palme of the Grand Hôtel Villa Castagnola.