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The concert was cancelled by its organiser

General decree by the bavarian state government

The bavarian state government has, on the occasion of the coronavirus pandemic, issued a general decree to ban all events and conventions anywhere in the state, starting 17 March 2020 until 19 April 2020.
Source: Press release by the bavarian state government [only in German, 16.03.2020]
Consequently, this year's International Munich Paper Symposium (IMPS) took place entirely online!

Cultural Event

Piano Concert in the Prince Regent Theatre

Ivo Pogorelich · © M. Crowthers · Source: münchenmusik GmbH & Co. KG

Piano Recital by Ivo Pogorelich

Bach: English Suite No. 3 G minor BWV 808

Beethoven: Sonata No. 11 B major op. 22

Chopin: Barcarolle F sharp major op. 60 and Prélude C sharp minor op. 45

Ravel: „Gaspard de la nuit“

Hardly any other artist divides the camps as much as Ivo Pogorelich. Whether pace, dynamics or agogics: he is a master of extremes in all areas, his play never predictable. Again and again the Croatian pianist succeeds in creating new contexts that the listener would otherwise not be able to understand. Adored by some, despised by others, the controversy surrounding his often provocative appearance did not change the fact that the radical musician is still one of the great artistic personalities of our time. He had withdrawn for a long time, about ten years ago the 60-year-old returned to the podium - still gifted with virtuosity and variety in sound. His creative range is particularly impressive in "Gaspard de la nuit", Ravel's virtuoso piece on the border of unplayability.