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Bengt Forsberg

Program notes in Swedish that can be downloaded: pk-2020-08-06

Bengt Forsberg plays Beethoven: Variations op. 34 and Sonata op. 90.

Variations in F major op. 34 (1802)

Theme. Adagio, cantabile (F major)
Variation 1 (D major)
Variation 2. Allegro, ma non troppo (B♭ major)
Variation 3. Allegretto (G major)
Variation 4. Tempo di Minuet (E♭ major)
Variation 5. Marcia. Allgretto (C minor)
Variation 6. Allegretto (F major)
Coda. [Allegretto] - Adagio molto (F major)

Piano sonata no 27 e minor op. 90 (1814)

Mit Lebhaftigkeit und durchaus mit Empfindung und Ausdruck
Nicht zu geschwind und sehr singbar vorgetragen

Bengt Forsberg is KVAH's artistic leader and has been responsible for chamber music in Allhelgonakyrkan for more than 30 years. Among his regular partners are Anne Sofie von Otter, cellist Andreas Brantelid and Nils-Erik Sparf. As a soloist, he has performed with many orchestras, quite often with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic, and he has given solo recitals in, for example, London's Wigmore Hall. Bengt has released many CDs, including acclaimed recordings with Anne Sofie von Otter.