TITLE: Touching History - Pianos in Perspective
SPEAKER: Frank Baer, Ludwig Semerjian
EVENT DATE: 2009/04/30
RUNNING TIME: 98 minutes
Dr. Frank P. Baer, curator of historic instruments at the German National Museum, Nuremberg, and fortepianist Ludwig Semerjian from Quebec, shared their experience of a journey into the land of the forgotten sound. The event was presented in collaboration with the Orchestre de la Nouvelle France and SMW World of Sound.
Speaker Biography: Frank P. Baer is the curator of historic instruments at the German National Museum.
Speaker Biography: Canadian pianist Ludwig Semerjian been praised for his penetrating and highly original interpretations of 18th- and 19th-century literature on period and modern instruments.