INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES – DAY FOUR
  • Thursday 19 August 2021, 1.45pm
Image INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES – DAY FOUR

1.45pm – Young Artists Lunchtime Recital with Alim Beisembayev

We are delighted to present a new series of daily lunchtime recitals by outstanding young pianists.

5.15pm – ‘Character is Destiny’ – Lecture, Murray McLachlan

In great demand as a speaker Murray McLachlan has recently travelled to China, U.S.A, Malaysia, Japan and Iceland giving recitals and presentations to performers and teachers.

Murray McLachlan website

7pm – The Roaring 20’s – Film fantasia with John Lenehan

Praised by the New York Times for his “great flair and virtuosity”, John Lenehan’s performances and recordings have been acclaimed throughout the world. With more than 70 albums to his credit, reflecting an enormous variety of genres and styles, John Lenehan ranks as one of the most versatile pianists on the international classical music scene today.

In this original programme, John presents a centenary celebration of the music and film of the 1920s. Featuring Greta Garbo, Harry Houdini, Albert Einstein, Charlie Chaplin, Rudolph Valentino and a host of others. Music from an unforgettable decade will include Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.

John Lenehan website

8.30pm – Martin Roscoe

‘Roscoe is a pianist who both thinks and offers full-blooded playing of breadth and depth. In this country, he is an uncommon creature’ – The Daily Telegraph

With an extraordinary career spanning over four decades, Martin Roscoe is unarguably one of the UK’s best loved pianists. Renowned for his versatility at the keyboard, Martin is equally at home in concerto, recital and chamber performances. In an ever more distinguished career, his enduring popularity and the respect in which he is universally held are built on a deeply thoughtful musicianship allied to an easy rapport with audiences and fellow musicians alike.

Martin Roscoe website

 

 

INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES – DAY FOUR
  • Thursday 19 August 2021, 1.45pm

SCHEDULE
1.45pm – Young Artists Lunchtime Recital
5.15pm - Lecture with Murray McLachlan
7pm - Film fantasia with John Lenehan
8.30pm - Martin Roscoe
PROGRAMME:
Alim Beisembayev Young Artists Recital 
LIGETI Études  
  No.2 Cordes à vide
  No.10 Der Zauberlehrling 
No. 13. L'escalier du diabl
CHOPIN Preludes Op.28
Martin Roscoe 
BEETHOVEN Bagatelles Op.126 
BRAHMS Op.117  
LISZT
  Vallée d’Obermann
  St.Francis Walking on the Waves

1.45pm – Young Artists Lunchtime Recital with Alim Beisembayev

We are delighted to present a new series of daily lunchtime recitals by outstanding young pianists.

5.15pm – ‘Character is Destiny’ – Lecture, Murray McLachlan

In great demand as a speaker Murray McLachlan has recently travelled to China, U.S.A, Malaysia, Japan and Iceland giving recitals and presentations to performers and teachers.

Murray McLachlan website

7pm – The Roaring 20’s – Film fantasia with John Lenehan

Praised by the New York Times for his “great flair and virtuosity”, John Lenehan’s performances and recordings have been acclaimed throughout the world. With more than 70 albums to his credit, reflecting an enormous variety of genres and styles, John Lenehan ranks as one of the most versatile pianists on the international classical music scene today.

In this original programme, John presents a centenary celebration of the music and film of the 1920s. Featuring Greta Garbo, Harry Houdini, Albert Einstein, Charlie Chaplin, Rudolph Valentino and a host of others. Music from an unforgettable decade will include Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.

John Lenehan website

8.30pm – Martin Roscoe

‘Roscoe is a pianist who both thinks and offers full-blooded playing of breadth and depth. In this country, he is an uncommon creature’ – The Daily Telegraph

With an extraordinary career spanning over four decades, Martin Roscoe is unarguably one of the UK’s best loved pianists. Renowned for his versatility at the keyboard, Martin is equally at home in concerto, recital and chamber performances. In an ever more distinguished career, his enduring popularity and the respect in which he is universally held are built on a deeply thoughtful musicianship allied to an easy rapport with audiences and fellow musicians alike.

Martin Roscoe website

 

 

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