Tribute to Horowitz / Horowitz Competition Kyiv – Geneva

Horowitz Competition Kyiv – Geneva and VERE MUSIC FUND present a special event that will take place in Geneva on April 20, the day before the final of the competition, and will bring together famous Ukrainian pianists, Horowitz Competition winners of different years – Illia Ovcharenko, Polina Sasko, Antonii Baryshevskyi and Vadym Kholodenko.

This evening is a tribute to the memory of one of the greatest pianists of all time, Volodymyr Horowitz of Kyiv. The concert, organized by VERE MUSIC FUND in partnership with the World Federation of International Music Competitions (WFIMC), will feature iconic pieces from the repertoire of the outstanding musician.

We believe that next year the Horowitz Competition will return to Ukraine and Kyiv will host talented musicians from all over the world!

✨ The concert program:

Illia Ovcharenko

Domenico Scarlatti
Sonata in B minor, К. 87 (L. 33).
Sonata in E major, К. 380 (L. 23).

Frederic Chopin
Nocturne No. 19 in E minor, Op. posth. 72 No. 1 (WN 23).
“Heroic” Polonaise in A-flat major, Op. 53.
Etude in C minor, Op. 25 No. 12.

Polina Sasko

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Song without words in B-flat major, Vol. 6, Op. 67 No. 3.
Song without words in G minor, Vol. 4, Op. 53 No. 3.

Maurice Ravel
Sonatine in F-sharp minor, M. 40.

Antonii Baryshevskyi

Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor “Appassionata”, Op. 57.

Vadym Kholodenko

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Sonata No. 12 in F major, KV 332/300k.

Volodymyr Horowitz / Georges Bizet
Carmen Variations.

📌 The concert will take place at the Conservatoire de Genève, Salle Liszt, on April 20, 2023, at 7 pm.

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