- This event has passed.
June 4, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm$40 – $65
Who: Steinway Society – The Bay Area presents Alessandro Deljavan
What: in performances of Haydn and Chopin.
When: Saturday, June 4, 2022 at 7:30pm
Where: Montgomery Theater, 271 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Purchasers may choose to watch the event Live or LiveStreamed.
Ticket Prices: $42 to $65 for live performance.
Streaming Tickets: $40 per household. Link is live for 48 hours from the time of the live concert. Watch with your whole family whenever you want.
Purchase Tickets: https://steinwaysociety.com/
Box Office: 408.300.5635
“…first and foremost, a lyrical player. For him, the phrase is paramount.”
Born to an Italian mother and Persian father, Alessandro Deljavan began learning to play piano before the age of two and debuted in concert at age three. He has since performed extensively across Europe, Asia, and North and South America.
Alessandro’s prize winnings include first prize in the 1996 Concours musical de France, and second prizes at the 2005 Hummel and 2010 Isangyun Competitions. He also was awarded the jury discretionary awards at the 2009 and 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competitions, and fifth prize at the 2005 Gina Bachauer Young Artist Competition.
Alessandro has an extensive discography of over forty albums. He recently recorded the complete Chopin waltzes, etudes, and mazurkas; the complete piano/string works of Taneyev; and the complete violin sonatas of Grieg. His most recent recording of the complete Grieg Lyric Pieces was streamed over 200,000 times in its first month on Spotify. He has also released an all-Liszt album of the complete Mephisto Waltzes and the Sonata in B Minor, as well as a recording of the Bach Goldberg Variations.
Alessandro graduated from the Conservatorio Statale di Musica Giuseppe Verdi and the Istituto Gaetano Braga. He is currently professor of piano at the U. Giordano Conservatory of Music in Foggia, Italy.
THE ARTIST’S WEBSITE: https://deljavan.com/
Haydn, Variations in F Minor, Hob.XVII:6
Haydn, Piano Sonata in F Major, Hob.XVI:23
Haydn, Piano Sonata in E-Flat Major, Hob. XVI/52
Chopin, Four Scherzos
- Scherzo No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 20
- Scherzo No. 2 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 31
- Scherzo No. 3 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 39
- Scherzo No. 4 in E Major, Op. 54
See Alessandro Deljavan’s Program Notes here: https://steinwaysociety.com/concerts/2021-2022-program-notes/#deljavan22-program-notes