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Konzerthaus: Großer Saal
|Dramatic gestures, and head-nodding Beethoven from Fazil Say|
|On Wednesday night the Turkish-born star pianist, all-rounder musician Fazil Say returned to the Konzerthaus in Berlin shortly after completing his successful year of artist-in-residence there. Say, who also composes and plays Jazz, is known for his unconventional approach. On the evening's programme were piano hits by Haydn, Stravinsky and Beethoven as well as an exciting set of short pieces composed in the 1950s by the German avant-garde composer Bernd Alois Zimmermann.
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