Or Yissachar

Photo of Or Yissachar sitting at a piano.

Or Yissachar will be performing on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Bio

Or Yissachar, laureate of the America-Israel Culture Fund, is a pianist and composer who won 1st prize in the Paul Ben Haim Israeli music performance competition and the Israeli Composition Competition. Or’s performance will feature his own pieces, as well as Israeli piano music written since the seventies. Featuring a wide variety of composers with pieces ranging from classical to contemporary, Or will be giving the audience a well-rounded approach to the current Israeli concert music scene. This performance is part of the Silver Hall Concert Series.

Program

The World of Contemporary Israeli Music for Piano - Or Yissachar

Piano music since the 1970s by selected Israeli composers

 

  • Jan Radzynski - Canto
  • Josef Bardanashvilli - Postlude
  • Jan Radzynski - Mazurka
  • Yehushua Lakner - Fermatas
  • Andrej Hajdu - A Journey Around My Piano
  • Or Yissachar - Fughetta Burlesque con Variazioni; prizewinner of the Yardena Alotin competition
  • Michael Damian - Sarcastic Dance