Giorgos Konstantinou


SNF Lead Donor of GNO


The distinguished pianist Giorgos Konstantinou performs works by Ludwig van Beethoven as part of the 2020 GNO Alternative Stage Piano Festival, which was dedicated to Beethoven’s piano music.  

The 2020 Piano Festival of the GNO Alternative Stage, a great celebration for the “king of the instruments”, returned for a fourth consecutive year with a unique tribute to Beethoven’s piano music, on the occasion of the 250th anniversary of his birth. Eleven celebrated Greek pianists in five evening recitals and four emerging soloists in afternoon concerts featured the great German composer’s 32 piano sonatas.  

Filmed at the GNO Alternative Stage at the SNFCC on 23 October 2020.

In collaboration with the

The "2020 PIANO FESTIVAL OF THE GNO ALTERNATIVE STAGE" is part of the framework of the Act "GREEK NATIONAL OPERA ALTERNATIVE STAGE FESTIVAL PRODUCTIONS" (MIS 5004053), under the code 2017ΕΠΑ08510107, co-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and by national funds. 

At a glance – Synopsis

Ludwig van Beethoven  

Piano Sonata No. 3 in C major, Op. 2, No. 3

Ι. Allegro con brio
ΙΙ. Adagio
ΙΙΙ. Scherzo: Allegro
IV. Allegro assai

Piano Sonata No. 26 in E-flat major, Op. 81a, “Les Adieux

I. Das Lebewohl: Adagio – Allegro
II. Abwesenheit: Andante espressivo
III. Das Wiedersehen: Vivacissimamente

Creative team – Cast

Giorgos Konstantinou (piano)

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