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Mannes Sounds Concert: Steinway Hall, New York

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 7:00 pm to 8:15 pm

Steinway Hall 1133 Avenue of the Americas, New York, New York

2019 marks the 20th anniversary of the annual Mannes Sounds festival which presents over 20 concerts annually performed by Mannes' talented students, and masterclasses and lectures by distinguished faculty members, and renowned guest artists. The events are held at various prestigious New York City concert venues and cultural institutions.

Ron Losby, President and CEO of Steinway & Sons will introduce the concert and speak about the Steinway Legacy. The program features Mannes pianists performing favorite works of great Steinway artists of the past. 

The Legacy of Steinway & Sons
Chopin: Ballade No. 1 in G minor, op. 23 
Chopin: Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise Brillante, op. 22
Schubert/Liszt: Erlkönig
Van Cliburn: Sad Memories
Tchaikovsky: Variations in F major
Rosenthal: Soirée de Vienne
Rachmaninoff: Selection of Preludes
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor, S. 244
    (cadenza by Rachmaninoff)

Estimated End Time: 8:45 PM

Presented by The New School's Mannes School of Music and Steinway & Sons.

Event Type

Music Performances


General Public


Performing Arts


All Orientation


College of Performing Arts, Mannes School of Music

Additional Details

Admission is by invitation only. Mannes is proudly supported by alumni, parents, and friends in many ways--through unrestricted annual giving; capital gifts in support of priorities such as student aid, faculty research, and facilities; planned gifts and bequests; and grants and awards from corporations and foundations. However you choose to support Mannes, your generosity is both essential and greatly appreciated. To learn more about giving, please contact Mark Gibbel, Chief Development Officer, The New School, at 212.229.5662 or email at 

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