Benjamin Krasner

    On Stage At Curtis features pianist Benjamin Krasner a self-described storyteller. He has a narrative that unfolds through the music he is playing but leaves it up to the listener to discover his or her own story within the music.

    Bach: Partita No. 2 in C minor, BWV 826
    Benjamin Krasner, piano

    A partita is typically a dance suite. This partita is interesting because it starts with a kind of French overture. The dances are Sinfonia, Allemande, Courante, Sarabande, Rondeaux and Capriccio.

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