Mitsuko Uchida

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A superlative interpreter of classical, early romantic and second Viennese School repertoire, Mitsuko Uchida performs with the world’s most respected orchestras and conductors including Cleveland, Chicago, Berlin Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw, Bayerischer Rundfunk, London Symphony, Philharmonia, London Philharmonic, Mariss Jansons, Riccardo Muti, Sir Simon Rattle and Esa-Pekka Salonen, Vladimir Jurowski and Andris Nelsons. Since 2016, Mitsuko Uchida is Artistic Partner of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, embarking on a five-year touring project together. She also appears regularly in recitals in Vienna, Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam, London, New York and Tokyo, and is a regular guest at the Salzburg Mozartwoche and Salzburg and Edinburgh International Festivals.

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Mitsuko Uchida records exclusively for Decca and her extensive discography includes the complete Mozart and Schubert piano sonatas. She received a Grammy in 2011 for her recording of Mozart concerti directing the Cleveland Orchestra and in 2017 for an album of lieder with Dorothea Röschmann. Her recording of the Schoenberg Piano Concerto with Pierre Boulez and the Cleveland Orchestra won four awards, including The Gramophone Award for Best Concerto.

A trustee of the Borletti-Buitoni Trust and Director of Marlboro Music Festival, in 2015 Uchida was awarded the Golden Mozart Medal from the Stiftung Mozarteum in Salzburg and the Praemium Imperiale from the Japan Art Association. She was awarded the Gold Medal of the Royal Philharmonic Society in 2012 and received an Honorary Degree from the University of Cambridge in 2014.

Mitsuko Uchida was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2009.

www.mituskouchida.com

September 2018

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Aude-Marie Auphan (Artist Manager)

Concert Dates

September- December 2018
Date & Time Venue Details
Saturday, 29 September
19:30
Royal Festival Hall
London, UK

MOZART : Piano Concerto no.27 in B flat major, K.595

London Philharmonic Orchestra

Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski

Wednesday, 24 October
19:00
Kitara Hall
Sapporo, Japan

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Eb major, D.568
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.784
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A major, D.959

Friday, 26 October
19:00
Mito Geijutsukan Concert Hall

Mito, Japan

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Eb major, D.568
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.784
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A major, D.959

Monday, 29 October
19:00
Suntory Hall
Tokyo, Japan

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Eb major, D.568
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.784
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A major, D.959

The Cleveland Orchestra

concertmaster: William Preucil

Friday, 2 November
19:00
Hyogo Performing Arts Center
Nishinomiya, Japan

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.537
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Bb major, D.960

Friday, 2 November
19:00
Hyogo Performing Arts Center
Nishinomiya, Japan

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.537
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Bb major, D.960

Sunday, 4 November
16:00
Kurashiki Shimin Bunka Kaikan
Kurashiki, Japan

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.537
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Bb major, D.960

Wednesday, 7 November
19:00
Suntory Hall
Tokyo, Japan

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.537
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Bb major, D.960

Tuesday, 20 November
19:30
Musikverein,
Vienna, Austria

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Eb major, D.568
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.784
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A major, D.959

Friday, 23 November
19:30
Musikverein,
Vienna, Austria

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.537
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Bb major, D.960

Tuesday, 27 November
20:00
Philharmonie Berlin
Germany

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Eb major, D.568
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.784
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A major, D.959

Friday, 30 November
20:00
Philharmonie Berlin
Germany

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.537
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Bb major, D.960

Tuesday, 4 December
19:30
Royal Festival Hall
London, UK

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Eb major, D.568
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.784
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A major, D.959

Friday, 7 December
19:30
Royal Festival Hall
London, UK

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.537
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Bb major, D.960

Thursday, 13 December
20:15
Concertgebouw
Amsterdam, Netherlands

MOZART : Piano Concerto no.23 in A major, K.488

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Conductor: Bernard Haitink

Friday, 14 December
20:15
Concertgebouw
Amsterdam, Netherlands

MOZART : Piano Concerto no.23 in A major, K.488

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Conductor: Bernard Haitink

Sunday, 16 December
14:15
Concertgebouw
Amsterdam, Netherlands

MOZART : Piano Concerto no.23 in A major, K.488

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Conductor: Bernard Haitink

Wednesday, 19 December
20:30
Philharmonie de Paris
France

SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in A minor, D.537
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in C major, D.840
SCHUBERT : Piano Sonata in Bb major, D.960

Discography

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