Jonathan Biss at the Perelman

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I'm sure no one planned it this way, but pianists in the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society season so far have followed a red line from piece to related piece - from the Schubert Sixteen Deutsche Tänze, D. 894 played by Imogen Cooper a couple of weeks ago, back to Jeremy Denk's Schumann Davidsbündlertänze in December, and to Wednesday night's Janácek On an Overgrown Path played by Jonathan Biss.

The three works share a lot, but Biss, as you'll read in the review, created echoes within echoes.

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