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Free concerts: ‘Chopin For All’ in Broward & Coral Gables

The annual Chopin for All free concert series brings top pianists from around the globe to South Florida. These monthly events (November-May) always include Chopin's music as part of the program, and everyone is invited free of charge.

Next up on piano: Viet Trung Nguyen

Broward: 

Saturday, Feb 10, at 3 p.m.
Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Abdo New River Room, 201 SW 5th Ave., Fort Lauderdale

Coral Gables:

Feb. 11, 2024, at 3 p.m.
Granada Church, 950 University Drive, Coral Gables

In 2021, Viet Trung Nguyen became the first Vietnamese pianist to qualify for the International Chopin Piano Competition in more than 40 years. Born in 1996, Trung studied in Bydgoszcz, Poland under renowned Polish pianist Katarzyna Popowa-Zydro.

Currently, he is a doctoral candidate at the University of Miami in the studio of Kevin Kenner.

Program

W. A. Mozart — Sonata in C Major K.330

I. Allegro moderato
II. Andante cantabile
III. Allegretto

F. Schubert — 4 Impromptus, Op.90

No. 1 in C minor – Allegro molto moderato
No. 2 in E flat Major – Allegro
No. 3 in G flat Major – Andante
No. 4 in A flat Major – Allegretto

Intermission

F. Chopin — Ballade No.4 in F minor, Op.52
F. Chopin — 12 Preludes, Op.28 (13-24)

All programs, performers, venues, and dates are subject to change. 

Concerts are free; no tickets required but RSVP is recommended. Learn how you can support these free programs here.

Seating is first-come, first-served and is limited, so be sure to arrive early. For a complete list of upcoming free concerts and partnership events in Broward and Miami-Dade counties, see chopin.org.

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