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Pianos and Pianists - Editor Ates Orga

- Who to listen for -

 

the UK
Concerto, Recital, Special Event
round-up
July 2000

 

Cambridge     Cardiff     Cheltenham     Chester     
Exeter     Fishguard     Harrogate     King's Lynn     
Lichfield     London     Oxford     
Thaxted     Warwick     Worcester     


CAMBRIDGE

CAMBRIDGE FESTIVAL

01223 503333

Thursday 27th July, 7.30pm Nikolai Demidenko plays Shostakovich's Piano Quintet with the äkampa Quartet

Saturday 29th July, 7.30pm William Fong plays Mozart's Piano Concerto No 12 with the European Union Chamber Orchestra under Lavard Skou Larsen

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CARDIFF

WELSH PROMS 2000

029 2087 8444

Friday 21st July, 7.30pm Bernard d'Ascoli plays Ravel's Piano Concerto in G with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Grant Llewellyn, plus solos by Chopin

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CHELTENHAM

CHELTENHAM MUSIC

01242 227979

www.cheltenhamfestivals.co.uk/music

Saturday 1st July, 7.30pm Alfred Brendel plays sonatas by Haydn (No 49), Mozart (C minor) and Schubert (A minor, D845)

Sunday 2nd July, 7.30pm Piotr Anderszewski plays Mozart's Piano Concerto No 27 with the BBC Philharmonic under Jaap van Zweden

Wednesday 5th July, 7.30pm Ian Pace plays Debussy, Ligeti, Britten and Ravel

Saturday 8th July, 7.30pm Piotr Anderszewski plays Mozart's Piano Concerto No 24 with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Gianandrea Noseda

Saturday 15th July, 11am William Howard plays Mozart's Piano Concerto No 14 and Judith Weir's Piano Concerto with Members of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain under Peter Stark

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CHESTER

CHESTER FESTIVAL

01244 320700

Saturday 15th July, 8pm Christian Blackshaw plays Mozart's Piano Concerto No 25 with the BBC Philharmonic under Vassily Sinaisky

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EXETER

EXETER FESTIVAL

01392 213161

Friday 14th July, 8.30pm the Kempf Trio play Beethoven's Triple Concerto with the London Mozart Players under Matthias Bamert

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FISHGUARD

FISHGUARD FESTIVAL

01348 873612

Saturday 29th July, 7pm in a repeat of his Proms performance Boris Berezovsky plays Shostakovich's Second Piano Concerto with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Tadaaki Otaka

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HARROGATE

HARROGATE FESTIVAL

01423 537230

Friday 21st July, 8pm Dmitri Alexeev plays Shostakovich's Second Piano Concerto with the Ukrainian National Symphony Orchesta under Misha Katz

Thursday 27th July, 8pm Joanna MacGregor plays Bach's Art of Fugue and Nancarrow's Three Canons for Ursula

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KING'S LYNN

KING'S LYNN FESTIVAL

01553 764864

Saturday 29th July, 7.30pm Freddy Kempf plays Schumann's Piano Concerto with the Philharmonia Orchestra under Yondani Butt

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LICHFIELD

LICHFIELD FESTIVAL

01543 306270

 

Wednesday 12th July, 7.30pm Alfred Brendel plays sonatas by Haydn (No 49), Mozart (C minor) and Schubert (A minor, D845) in a repeat of his Cheltenham Festival programme

Friday 14th July, 7.30pm celebrating Bastille Day François-Frédéric Guy plays Ravel's Piano Concerto in G with the BBC Philharmonic under Jaap van Zweden

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LONDON

Barbican Hall 020 638 8891 www.barbican.org.uk

CITY FESTIVAL

Wednesday 5th July, 7.30pm András Schiff plays and conducts Mozart's Piano Concerto No 12 and Rondo in A, K386 and Beethoven's Fifth Piano Concerto (Emperor) with the Philharmonia Orchestra

Saturday 8th July, 7.30pm András Schiff plays and conducts Mozart's Piano Concerto No 5 and Rondo in D, K382 and Beethoven's Fourth Piano Concerto with the Philharmonia Orchestra

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Royal Albert Hall 020 7589 8212

BBC PROMS

the 106th Season of

HENRY WOOD PROMENADE CONCERTS

www.bbc.co.uk/proms

Friday 14th July, 7.30pm Evgeny Kissin opens the season playing Rachmaninov's Second Piano Concerto with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Andrew Davis

Monday 17th July, 7.00pm Pierre-Larent Aimard plays Messiaen's Oiseaux exotiques with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales under George Benjamin

Tuesday 18th July, 7.00pm Joanna MacGregor plays Ravel's Piano Concerto in G with the BBC Concert Orchestra under Andrea Quinn

Tuesday 25th July, 7.00pm Boris Berezovsky makes his Proms début playing Shostakovich's Second Piano Concerto with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Tadaaki Otaka

Wednesday 26th July, 7.30pm Lars Vogt plays Beethoven's First Piano Concerto with the BBC Philharmonic under Paavo Järvi

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St John's, Smith Square 020 7222 1061 www.sjss.org.uk

BEETHOVEN 2000

The Complete Sonatas

Martino Tirimo

Wednesday 12th July, 7.30pm Concert 7 - Opp 49, 31 No 3, 26, 111

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SBC Queen Elizabeth Hall 020 7960 4242 www.sbc.org.uk

Sunday 9th July, 7.45pm Jack Gibbons plays and conducts Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue and Piano Concerto in F with the City of Oxford Orchestra

Tuesday 11th July, 7.45pm Julian Evans plays Liszt's Totentanz and Ronald Corp's Piano Concerto with the New London Orchestra under Ronald Corp

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Wigmore Hall 020 7935 2141 www.wigmore-hall.org.uk

Sunday 9th July, 7.00pm Julian Jacobson gives a recital including Brahms's F minor Sonata, Copland's Sonata and Gershwin's Three Preludes

Thursday 13th July, 7.30pm Arnoldo Cohen gives an adventurous programme framing Villa-Lobos, Dutra, Nazareth, Nepomuceno and Fernândez with Haydn, Liszt and Prokofiev

Saturday 22nd July, 7.30pm Melvyn Tan plays Schumann's Piano Quintet with the äkampa Quartet

Wednesday 26th July, 7.30pm Cristina Ortiz plays Fernândez, Viana, Guarnieri and Villa-Lobos

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Victoria and Albert Museum, Lecture Theatre

BBC MUSIC

Monday Lunchtime Concerts

www.bbc.co.uk/proms

Monday 24th July, 1pm Lars Vogt plays Brahms's Ballades Op 10 Nos 1 & 2, Tatyana Komarova's Theme and Variations, excerts from Schumann's Album for the Young and Liszt's Second Ballade

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OXFORD

Sheldonian Theatre 01865 798600 www.musicatoxford.igw.com

Monday 3rd July, 7.30pm András Schiff plays and conducts Mozart's Piano Concerto No 12 and Rondo in A, K386 and Beethoven's Fifth Piano Concerto (Emperor) with the Philharmonia Orchestra

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THAXTED

THAXTED FESTIVAL

01732 354763

Saturday 1st July, 8pm Wayne Marshall joins vocalist Kim Criswell for songs from the great musicals

Friday 14th July, 8pm Martin Roscoe joins violinist Tasmin Little for their current season's recital of sonatas by Brahms (A major) and Elgar

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WARWICK

WARWICK & LEAMINGTON FESTIVAL

01926 496277

Friday 14th July, 7.30pm Nikolai Demidenko plays Beethoven and Bach-Busoni

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WORCESTER

Royal Grammar School 01905 658338

Saturday 8th July, 7.30pm Juliet Allen plays Beethoven's Second Piano Concerto with the Bromsgrove String Orchestra under Pavel Kotla

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