Engadin Festival – Piano Days


16 December 2023

20:30 - 21:45
Brigitte & Henri B. Meier Concert Hall, St. Moritz

Gil Bae, piano recital with works by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin

Gile Bae, born in Rotterdam in 1994, made her concert debut at the age of five in South Korea. She studied in The Hague and at the Accademia Pianistica di Imola with Franco Scala. She won numerous competitions at an early age, including first prize at the International Steinway & Sons Piano Competition at the age of 15. She has played for the Dutch royal family and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi. In 2018 she was named a "Bösendorfer Artist". In 2000, she played at the Ruhr Festival at the invitation of András Schiff and took part in his "Building Bridges" project. In 2021, she performed Beethoven's first piano concerto in Ferrara under the direction of Fabio Luisi. She recorded Bach's Goldberg Variations on CD for the second time in 2019.


Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata E-Moll BWV 914 9‘

Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata c-Moll BWV 911 11’

Ludwig van Beethoven: Klaviersonate Nr. 18 Es-Dur op. 31 Nr. 3 20‘


Frédéric Chopin: 24 Préludes op. 28 38’

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The legendary Cinema Scala St. Moritz is open again. The TIME Magazine has listed St. Moritz among the 50 World's Greatest Places of 2023. At the new Hotel Grace La Margna modernity meets history and lifestyle meets tradition.The new exhibition at the St. Moritz Design Gallery displays photos from the 1920s, which have been colored using artificial intelligence.