This concert has been cancelled and Guest Service will be contacting ticket buyers to arrange for a full refund. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. The well-being and health of MIM’s guests and community is of utmost importance to us. We thank you for your support of MIM and look forward to welcoming you for another concert soon.
A pianistic firebrand.
—New York Times
A tour de force. Mr. Hong evoked a kind of Beatlemania when he came on stage. What a showman! What a musician!
—Santa Barbara News-Press
Celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, pianist Alpin Hong returns to the MIM Music Theater for an evening recognizing the great composer’s contributions to every Western genre of music. The program will feature works by composers who influenced him, including J. S. Bach, and contemporaries that paid homage to him, such as Mendelssohn and Brahms. Hong will also explore Beethoven’s impact on instrumental music leading up to the cinematic symphonic arrangements of the modern era.