August 1st, 2012
On 3 August, award-winning young Russian pianist Denis Kozhukhin will step in to replace Yuja Wang for a recital at the Verbier Festival. The performance takes place at 7pm at the Salle des Combins with the following programme:
Haydn: Sonata No.59 in E flat major
Wagner (arr. Liszt): Tannhäuser Overture
Liszt: ‘Tarantella’ from Venezia e Napoli
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
This will be Kozhukhin’s third appearance at the festival since his debut in 2003 when he won the ‘Prix d’Honneur’ at the Verbier Festival Academy.