Pianist Horacio Gutiérrez has performed in Chautauqua four times, but two of those stand out in his mind. His 2008 performance immediately followed a bout of lymphoma. His 2011 performance was the first his wife attended after she was struck by a bus in Miami. Thankfully, Gutiérrez said the circumstances for his return 8:15 p.m. tonight in the Amphitheater are decidedly mundane.
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Tonight will be farewell, but certainly not goodbye.
For many, work days are measured in cups of coffee, trips to the watercooler and the race of the clock’s short hand to the 5 p.m. finish line. For world-renowned pianist Angela Cheng, however, a workday is filled with discovery, exploration and an opportunity to continue sharing one of her greatest passions: music.