The Great Performances series returns online for people from all over Toledo and the rest of the world to enjoy for free from the comfort of their home. The TMA is continuing the celebration of Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th Birthday in 2020, organized by Dr. Robert Satterlee, professor of piano at Bowling Green State University, in online performances from pianists from throughout the region. This week features pianist Yevgeny Yontov, assistant professor of piano at BGSU, performing Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 12 in A Flat Major (Op. 26) in the Great Gallery of the TMA.
Great Performances is supported by the Dorothy MacKenzie Price Fund, the Victoria Majure Souder Program Fund, Hartmann Bogan financial planning, Joseph and Judith Conda, Shaun Coughlan, Carlos A. de Carvalho, Geraldine Mowery, Nancy K. Phlegar, and an anonymous donor.
Image Credit: Joseph Karl Stieler (German, 1781-1858). Beethoven mit dem Manuskript der Missa solemnis. Oil on canvas, 1820. 19.6 x 24.4 in. (62 x 50 cm). Beethoven-Haus, Bonn, Germany, B 2389.