"Piano Etudes, Book One: II. Cordes à vide (Ligeti)" **This song was available for download for a limited period and is now stream-only.**
Playing on Monday at Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker St., Greenwich Village)
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Another calling card is his eclectic, audacious repertoire, which includes Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 32 and piano études by György Ligeti. Denk’s latest recording, Ligeti/Beethoven, pairs the works. The album made its debut last week.
Download Denk playing Ligeti’s “Cordes à vide” from the new record. In this video, Jeremy Denk explains his interest in the Hungarian composer’s work. He plays at Le Poisson Rouge on Monday night.