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Classical pianist Gabriela Montero performs works by Schubert and Schumann and improvising pieces based on audience suggestions
For Gabriela Montero, improvisation is key. The classical pianist is totally unique in the classical music scene, where she is known for her off-the-cuff improvisations during her performances. On top of her improvisations, Montero has a versatile repertoire to boot. For her concert in Hong Kong, Montero is performing works by Schubert and Schumann and is dedicating the second half of the recital with improvisations based on audience suggestions. So come armed with ideas and see how the pianist tackles random suggestions with expert playing.