115. Dr. Anna Khanina, piano

Sunday, June 2nd, 2024 @2pm | “Romantic Evening With a Bit of Haydn”

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Salon Concerts at Klavierhaus
Jed Distler, artistic director


“Romantic Evening With a Bit of Haydn”

Dr. Anna Khanina, piano

Sunday, June 2nd, 2024 @2pm

Live at Klavierhaus
790 11th Avenue
New York, NY 10019

Livestream link provided upon request and artist approval.


Josef Haydn (1732-1809)
Sonata in E Flat Major, Hob. XVI/49
i. Allegro non troppo
ii. Adagio cantabile
iii. Finale: Tempo di Menuet

Edward Grieg (1843-1907)
Lyric Pieces, Book VI, Op. 57
i. Svunne Tage (Vanished Days)
ii. Gade
iii. Illsjon (Illusion)
iv. Hemmelghet (Secret)
v. Hun Danser (She Dances)
vi. Hjemve (Homesickness)

Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Phantasie, Op. 17

I. Durchaus fantastisch und leidenschaftlich vorzutragen; Im Legenden-Ton.
(Throughout fantastic and passionate; like a legend.)

II. Mäßig. Durchaus energisch.
(Moderate, throughout energetic.)

III. Langsam getragen. Durchweg leise zu halten.
(Slowly, kept quietly throughout.)


Moscow native, Anna Khanina started her musical education at the age of five, and in 1996 she graduated with honors from the Gnessin School of Music. Further studies include Master’s Degrees from both the Gnessin Academy of Music in Moscow and the University of Music, Drama, and Media in Hannover, Germany, as well as Performance Diploma from Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University. Ms. Khanina earned a Doctor of Musical Arts degree after completing the Doctoral Program at the State University of New York at Stony Brook where she was a full-scholarship student of Gilbert Kalish. Ms. Khanina’s performing career spans the continents of Asia, Europe, North and South America, where she regularly appears as a soloist and with chamber music ensembles. Anna is a laureate of many international piano competitions. Her guest appearances include engagements at the Schleswig-Hollstein Music Festival, Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, Music Festival at Banff Centre, Festival Internacional de Musica Erudita de Piracicaba in Brazil, and Tefen Music Festival in Israel. Her performances were live broadcast on WQXR, WFMT, and “The Voice of Music” radio from Jerusalem Music Centre. Her CD featuring works for violin and piano works with a violinist Guy Figer was released in 2012 on New Focus Recordings.