Arts tip sheet: Brilliant pianists greet Brahms

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      Paul Lewis

      December 9 at the Vancouver Playhouse

      Since his debut at the Vancouver Recital Society more than 15 years ago, Brit Paul Lewis has risen to become one of the world’s most celebrated pianists. So it’s no surprise to see the VRS celebrating his expressive powers with a four-concert musical journey into the works of Haydn, Brahms, and Beethoven—this being his third installment.

      Yefim Bronfman Plays Brahms

      December 6 and 8 at the Orpheum

      Over at the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, another piano powerhouse takes on Johannes Brahms’s majestic Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major. Think grand scale.