For Immediate Release

Contact: Stephanie Janes PR, (617) 419-0445, stephanie@stephaniejanespr.com 

Celebrity Series of Boston Announces Cancellation of 
Leif Ove Andsnes’ Recital at Jordan Hall

(Boston—January 14, 2019) Celebrity Series of Boston has announced the cancellation of this Friday evening’s scheduled performance by pianist Leif Ove Andsnes due to an injury. The recital was scheduled to take place on Friday, January 18, 2019, at 8pm at NEC’s Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston, MA.

His management says, “With enormous regret, Leif Ove must cancel his recital in Boston due to an injury to his elbow.”

This recital will not be rescheduled. Ticket holders are requested to retain their tickets until they receive notification of options to exchange, receive a refund, put credit on their accounts, or donate tickets. Refunds will be issued at place of purchase. Patrons may also call Celebrity Series of Boston at (617) 482-6661.

About Celebrity Series of Boston 

Celebrity Series of Boston was founded in 1938 by pianist and impresario Aaron Richmond. Over the course of its 80-year history, Celebrity Series has presented an array of the world’s greatest performing artists, including Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Marian Anderson, Emanuel Ax, Ballet Russe De Monte Carlo, Béla Bartók, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Kirsten Flagstad, Renée Fleming, Dizzy Gillespie, Glenn Gould, Martha Graham, Herbie Hancock, Vladimir Horowitz, Diana Krall, Fritz Kreisler, Yo-Yo Ma, Wynton Marsalis, Ignace Paderewski, Luciano Pavarotti, Itzhak Perlman, Leontyne Price, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Mstislav Rostropovich, Artur Rubenstein, Andrés Segovia, Igor Stravinsky, Arturo Toscanini, and many more.

Now presenting orchestras and chamber ensembles, vocal and piano music, contemporary dance, jazz, spoken word, and more, Celebrity Series believes in the power of excellence and innovation in the performing arts to enrich life experiences, transform lives and build better communities. Through its Arts for All! community programs, Celebrity Series seeks to build a community of Greater Boston where the performing arts are a valued, lifelong, shared experience – on stages, on streets, in neighborhoods – everywhere.