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Format: 2014-07-28
Format: 2014-07-28
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    Wed, 2014-07-30 13:10
    Lunchtime organ recital
    John Rippin
    Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul Chingford E4 7EN
    United Kingdom
    Gaudeamus
    Sidney Campbell (1909-1974)
    Voluntary in C
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Fantasia and Fugue in C minor
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Nocturne
    Alexander Borodin (1833-1887)
    Intrada from Six Bagatelles
    Hermann Schröder (1904-1984)
    Pastorale
    William Lloyd Webber (1914-1982)
    Toccata in B flat minor from Pièces de fantaisie - Suite No 2
    Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
    No Tickets required.
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    Wed, 2014-08-06 13:10
    Lunchtime ogan recital
    Jonathan Marten
    Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul Chingford E4 7EN
    United Kingdom
    Prelude and Fugue in C
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Church Sonata No 1 in E flat
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
    Carillon
    Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
    Scène Pastorale
    Louis Lefébure-Wély (1817-1869)
    Fantasia in A minor from Four Organ Pieces in free style
    Jaak Lemmens (1823-1881)
    Toccata in F minor
    Ralph Driffill (c1870-1922)
    No Tickets required.
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    Sat, 2014-08-02 18:00
    Opera arias concert with Tülay Uyar - soloist of Istanbul State Opera Theatre
    Burak Gülşen, Haruhi Hata, Tülay Uyar
    Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina London W8 5JJ
    United Kingdom

    MCS Young Artists Fund would like to express solidarity with the people of Bosnia-Herzegovina for the loss and devastation caused by this worst ever floods that have hit their country in recorded history leading to losses of lives and their homes..
    We aim to cover the cost of the organisation of this event from the sales of food and beverages in order to be able to donate as much as possible from the proceeds of the tickets.

    Tülay Uya (soprano)

    Tülay Uyar is one of the stars of Istanbul State Opera and Ballet who is very much in demand.
    In 2013-2014 season alone she will appear in more than 5 performances of L.V. Beethoven/ 9th Symphony and Pergolesi Stabat Mater with both State Opera Theatre Orchestra of Istanbul and Izmir, among others: Italian arias concert with Eskisehir and Bursa State Orchestra, G.Mahler/ 4th Symphony with Bursa State Orchestra and Cukurova State Orchestra under the baton of Antonio Pirolli, Naci Özgüç and Stefano Mazzolini, not to mention her busy opera appearances in Istanbul & Mersin State Opera.

    As a recitalist she has performed in more than 35 countries in prestigious halls such as Wiener Konzerthaus (Vienna), Teatro Colon (Buenos Aires), Moscow Philharmony Maly Sal (Moscow) and many others. She has recorded for Naxos label.

    Ms Uyar is nationally known in her native country as the singer for all the Walt Disney films in Turkey, adored by Turkish children.

    Haruhi Hata (piano)

    After attending the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music (Geidai) Ms Haruhi Hata furthered her education under Yvonne Lefebure in Paris, and Nikita Magaloff in Switzerland.
    Since winning first prize in the Claude Debussy International Piano Competition, (Saint-Germain-en-Laye / France), she has been active in the concert scene, her recitals of Books 1 and 2 of Bach 's Well Tempered Clavier, as well as all 6 Partitas, have drawn attention to her as a Bach specialist.

    As a pedagogue, Mme Hata has frequently being invited as a jury in international competition in Italy, France, Russia,and produced winners and finalists at Long-Thibaud Competition and other concourse. Since 2006 she has held master courses at the Conservatorio Statale "Giuseppe Verdi h di Torino and in Paris joined by Prof. Henri Barda and Prof.Anne Queffe'lec.

    She has released CDs: JS Bach / The Well-tempered Clavier and Haruhi Hata Recital / Variations from Japanese songs, making her a versatile performer with a repertoire ranging from Bach to contemporary music, and very much immersed in chamber music and accompaniment.

    Non disperar, chi sa? from Giulio Cesare
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Da tempeste from Giulio Cesare
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, 'The Well-Tempered Clavier', Book 2
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Prelude and Fugue No 35 in F, from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier'
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Prelude and Fugue No 44 in A minor, from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier'
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Prelude and Fugue No 47 in B, from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier'
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Deh vieni, non tardar from Le Nozze di Figaro, 'The Marriage of Figaro'
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
    Una donna quindici anni from Così fan tutte
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
    3 Mazurkas
    Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
    3 Nocturnes
    Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
    Gianni Schicchi
    Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)
    Deux Arabesques for piano
    Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
    O Dieu! Que de bijoux! from Faust
    Charles Gounod (1818-1893)
    Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque
    Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
    £12 concert only; £10 post-concert reception with wine and champagne Available from 07872628750 Monday to Saturday: 10am to 8pm.
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    Tue, 2014-07-29 19:30
    Richard Hills - organ concert
    Richard Hills
    Leicester Cathedral Leicester LE1 5PZ
    United Kingdom

    The fifth concert in Leicester's summer organ recital series is given by Richard Hills. Richard is a former Exeter College, Oxford and Portsmouth Cathedral organ scholar. In 2010 he was named 'Organist of the Year' by the American Theatre Organ Society. Richard is currently a freelance organist, based at St Mary's, Bourne Street (London).

    Overture to 'Zampa'
    Ferdinand Hérold (1791-1833)
    In a country lane from Summer Days Suite
    Eric Coates (1886-1957)
    Excerpts from The Mikado (or The Town of Titipu)
    Sir Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900)
    Arabesque from 24 Pièces en style libre
    Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
    Spanish Ladies from Suite: In Malaga
    Frederic Curzon (1899-1973)
    Canzona and Scherzetto from Sonata for Organ in C minor
    Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)
    Hornpipe in F major from Water Music
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Overture from Dichter und Bauer' (Poet and Peasant)
    Franz von Suppé (1819-1895)
    £7.50; students with NUS Card £5; accompanied children (16 and under) free
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    Wed, 2014-07-30 13:00
    Mozart on differing keyboards, Piano vs Fortepiano at BCU Int Piano Academy
    Di Xiao, Sharona Joshua
    Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire Birmingham B3 3HG
    United Kingdom

    Birmingham City University (BCU) International Piano Academy Course director Di Xiao and pianist Sharona Joshua present this fascinating and unique concert that gives the audience the opportunity learn the differences between ancient and contemporary instruments through two wonderful Mozart sonatas.

    The performers will present the same music on both fortepiano and modern piano to reveal the differences in phrasing, fingering and interpretation at different periods in history. You will be invited to see the difference for yourself by trying both instruments at the end of the concert.

    This concert is one of 10 public events that make up the BCU International Piano Academy 2014.

    Sonata for Piano No 12 in F
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
    Sonata for Piano No 17 in B flat
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
    £10, £5; free for under 18s Available from 0121 331 5909 Monday - Friday, 10am - 4pm.
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    Mon, 2014-07-28 09:30
    Janina Fialkowska Masterclass
    Janina Fialkowska
    Jacqueline du Pré Music Building Oxford OX4 1DY
    United Kingdom

    Piano Masterclass taken by Janina Fialkowska with students Oda Voltersvik, Derek Wang and Jiarui Li.

    Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No 1 in E minor
    Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
    Ballade No 2 in F
    Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
    Variations and Fugue on a Theme by G F Handel
    Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
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    Tue, 2014-07-29 14:15
    Marios Papadopoulos Masterclass
    Marios Papadopoulos
    Jacqueline du Pré Music Building Oxford OX4 1DY
    United Kingdom

    Piano Masterclass directed by Marios Papadopoulos with students Jonathan Jun Yang and Vitaly Pisarenko.

    Sonata for Piano No 6 in F
    Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
    Sonata for Piano No 8 in C minor, 'Pathétique'
    Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
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    Wed, 2014-07-30 09:30
    Marios Papadopoulos Masterclass and Lecture
    Marios Papadopoulos
    Jacqueline du Pré Music Building Oxford OX4 1DY
    United Kingdom

    Piano Masterclass directed by Marios Papadopoulos with students Rodolfo Leone and Robin Giesbrecht, followed by a lecture by Marios Papadopoulos

    ‘Pianism Today: The pianist’s challenges in an ever-changing musical environment’

    Fantasy in C, 'Wandererfantasie'
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
    Sonata for Piano No 32 in C minor
    Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
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    Fri, 2014-08-01 09:30
    Menahem Pressler Masterclass
    Menahem Pressler
    Jacqueline du Pré Music Building Oxford OX4 1DY
    United Kingdom

    Piano Masterclass directed by Menahem Pressler with students Robin Giesbrecht, Johnson Li and Rodolfo Leone.

    Sonatine
    Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
    Impromptu in A flat
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
    Gaspard de la nuit
    Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
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    Fri, 2014-08-01 14:15
    Stephen Kovacevich Masterclass
    Stephen Kovacevich
    Jacqueline du Pré Music Building Oxford OX4 1DY
    United Kingdom

    Piano masterclass directed by Stephen Kovacevich with students Lucas Krupinski, Yang Liu, Jonathan Jun Yang and Derek Wang.

    Ballade No 4 in F minor
    Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
    3 Estampes
    Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
    Rondo capriccioso in E
    Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
    Sonata for Piano
    Alban Berg (1885-1935)