Last two Beethoven recitals, 2011-12

During the 2011-12 season and academic year, Peter Henderson has been performing Beethoven’s 32 piano sonatas. From December 15-18, 2011, he played them at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park in an intensive format ( — site no longer available). He has also been presenting them in a series at Maryville University; the final concert in this series, featuring the Sonatas opp. 109, 110 and 111, will take place on Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at 7:00 pm, in the Maryville University Auditorium; admission is free. Directions to Maryville are available here.

The concluding concert of this Beethoven project is on the Sheldon Concert Hall’s 2011-12 Classics series ( — site no longer available), and will feature a performance of at least three Beethoven sonatas as chosen by the audience — one at the event. This concert will take place on Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at 8:00 pm, in the Sheldon Concert Hall; tickets available via the Sheldon’s website.