Harriet Krijgh, cello (New York recital debut)
Magda Amara, piano

Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 11:00 am Walter Reade Theater

Photo by: Marco_Borggreve

The Program

Schumann: Three Romances

Rachmaninoff: Sonata in G minor, Op. 19

At just 24 years old, the Dutch-born, Vienna-trained cellist Harriet Krijgh has earned a reputation as “a cellist of grand stature” (Der Neue Merker, Austria). With numerous competition victories, five critically acclaimed recordings, and a busy recital calendar that has taken her to Europe’s most prestigious concert halls, Krijgh has drawn comparisons to Jacqueline du Pré for her “technically perfect…highly sensitive playing” (Westdeutsche Zeitung, Germany).

“Harriet Krijgh, with a whole string of competition triumphs behind her, looks set to become something extraordinary.” The Strad

This program is approximately one hour long and will be performed without intermission.