“Hershey Felder, Beethoven” is onstage in a TheatreWorks presentation in Mountain View. (Courtesy Christopher Ash)

Felder takes on diverse tasks portraying great composers

Hershey Felder, in Mountain View this month performing his one-man show about…


Leif Ove Andsnes plays a solo recital of short works by Sibelius, Beethoven, Debussy and Chopin at Davies Symphony Hall. (Courtesy Chris Aadland)

Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes honors past, enjoys freedom of present

Leif Ove Andsnes is convinced that the great musicians of the recent…


COurtesy photoPiano virtuoso Dmitri Alexeev appears in recital Saturday in a concert presented by Chamber Music San Francisco.

Russian piano great makes SF recital debut

Pianist Dmitri Alexeev understands that there is a natural discordance between performers…