Legendary pianist Emanuel Ax will perform in Wilmington on February 2, 2014, at 8:00 PM at Kenan Auditorium. Presented by the Wilmington Concert Association, Mr. Ax will play large scale piano masterworks by Brahms and Beethoven in a spectacular evening of piano virtuosity rarely heard in Wilmington. Mr. Ax has been an exclusive Sony Classical recording artist since 1987. Due for release later this year is a new recital disc of works from Haydn to Schumann to Copland reflecting their different uses of the “variation” concept. Recent releases include Mendelssohn Trios with Yo-Yo- Ma and Itzhak Perlman, Strauss’s Enoch Arden narrated by Patrick Stewart, and discs of two-piano music by Brahms and Rachmaninoff with Yefim Bronfman.