Benjamin Grosvenor recital - Roman River Festival 2013

Benjamin Grosvenor recital - Roman River Festival 2013

Friday, September 27, 2013 - 20:00

Essex-born Benjamin Grosvenor won the BBC Young Musician piano section almost ten years ago, and is now internationally recognized for his electrifying performances.

Benjamin is renowned for his distinctive sound, described as ‘poetic and gently ironic, brilliant yet clear-minded, intelligent but not without humour, all translated through a beautifully clear and singing touch’ (The Independent).

A skill and talent not heard since Kissin’s teenage debut, Gramophone

Part of Roman River Festival 2013

You are welcome to send a cheque to book tickets to South Green Farmhouse, Fingringhoe, Colchester, Essex CO5 7DP. Please make sure we have your address and contact details so we can send you the tickets. Ticket orders from Friends of Roman River Music will be processed on 1st June, and those from the general public on 1st July. You can become a Friend by adding £25 to your ticket order. Your support will help Roman River Music's unique and life-enhancing programme of musical education in schools in socially deprived areas of Essex, of which more details can be found on our website.

Fordham Church hold 200 people and has recently been completely renovated. It is warm, light and welcoming, with underfloor heating, comfortable chairs and a new wooden gallery. Tickets priced at £12.50 may have slightly restricted view because of the nature of the venue. There is a gastropub next door.

Andante and Rondo Capriccioso
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Impromptu No 3 in G flat
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Humoreske in B Flat for Piano
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Valses Nobles et Sentimentales
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Waltz ' Ainsi que la brise légère' from Faust
Charles Gounod (1818-1893)
Fairy Tale No 3 in A from 6 Fairy Tales
Nikolai Karlovich Medtner (1880-1951)
March of the Paladin from Fairy Tales
Nikolai Karlovich Medtner (1880-1951)


All Saints Church
Church Road
Fordham, Essex CO6 3NL
United Kingdom
Event Information Box
£22.50, £12.50 Available from 01206 729 356 Monday to Sunday 9am - 8pm.
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