L'Académie presents Violinist Joan Plana Nadal at Dana-Farber

Essential Information

L'Académie at Dana-Farber Cancer Insitute

October 15, 2013 12pm

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Free to the public


Johann Sebastian Bach:
Toccata and Fugue BWV 565

Transcriptions from the Keyboard Inventions for solo violin

Georg Philipp Telemann:
Fantasias 1 and 7

Johann Joseph Vilsmayr:
Partita for solo violin No.1


Joan Plana Nadal, concertmaster of L'Académie

Born in Lleida, Catalunya, violinist Joan Plana alternates his career in the US and Europe between the
worlds of both modern and baroque violin. Since moving to New York in 2009, Joan has built an active
career as solo, orchestral and chamber musician. Mr. Plana has been the concertmaster of L'Académie since 2011.

He has played in concerts and festivals such as the Aspen Music Festival, Ravinia, Dame Myra
Hess Concert Series (Chicago), Steinway Hall (New York), Boston Early Music Festival, York Early Music
Festival (England), Auditori de Barcelona (Spain), Auditorio Nacional (Madrid, Spain), Alice Tully Hall (New York), Rencontres Musicals des Graves (France) and Festival de Torroella de Mongri (Spain).


Every Tuesday afternoon, L'Académie presents chamber music concerts for the patients, staff and families at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Performances take place on the 2nd floor of the Yawkey Building, 450 Brookline Avenue.

Support for this chamber music series at Dana-Farber Cancer Insitute is made possible exclusively from donations and a sponsorship from the Boston Symphony Orchestra. To support this music series, please make a donation here.