Concert and Events Schedule

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Photos: 1) with the Aurea Quartet at the Cottier Festival, Glasgow, 2016

2) (black and white) With the jury of the 2018 Lyon International Chamber Music Competition, France

3) (at the piano) playing Beethoven’s 4th piano concerto with the University of St Andrew’s Chamber Orchestra in 2017

 

Here are some details of my concerts and other events in the next few months. If you have enjoyed reading my blog and would like to attend a live event (concert, teaching, talk)  please look to see if there’s one near you. You can also read reviews from previous concerts.

If you are interested in booking me as a speaker, please visit the Speakers’ Bureau of the Ed Victor Agency.

 

February 2018

February 10 and 11: Winterplay, a new chamber music festival in the Queen’s Hall in Edinburgh. I am the artistic director and pianist; my colleagues include violinist Erich Höbarth, cellist Philip Higham, ‘music and movement’ expert Monica Wilkinson, and music historian Robert Philip, with guest artists Jessica Beeston and Nikita Naumov. Follow these links for information about all six events:

http://www.thequeenshall.net/news/articles/winterplay

http://www.thequeenshall.net/whats-on/shows/winterplay-childrens-workshop-2018

http://www.thequeenshall.net/whats-on/shows/winterplay-duos-by-mozart-and-beethoven-2018

http://www.thequeenshall.net/whats-on/shows/winterplay-beethoven-concert-2018

http://www.thequeenshall.net/whats-on/shows/winterplay-schubert-concert-2018

February 24 at 3pm (please note change of time) in the Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh: the second of my ‘exploring the classics’ events, this time with me talking about and playing Haydn and Beethoven. This is a full-length event in two halves with an interval.

March 2018

March 4 at 7.30,  Kelso Music Club, with Juliette Bausor (flute) and Philip Higham (cello) –
Important notice! Please note that this concert has been cancelled because of the snow!

March 6 at 7.30, Eastgate Theatre, Peebles, with Philip Higham (cello)

March 15 at 1pm, Music in the University lunchtime concert series, University Concert Hall, Hunterian Museum, Glasgow – a solo recital to inaugurate the university’s newly acquired Erard grand piano

April 2018

April 1 at 3pm: Perth Piano Sundays. Yes, I know it’s Easter Sunday, but why not spend the afternoon listening to some lovely music? I’ll be ‘exploring the classics’, talking about Haydn and Beethoven before performing the pieces.

April 9-15: I’m chairing the jury of the Lyon International Chamber Music Competition in France

May 2018

May 5 at 3pm (please note start time), Brunton Theatre, Musselburgh: in the final lecture-recital of my series at The Brunton, I’ll be ‘exploring the classics’ by talking about and performing Schubert’s great A major Sonata, one of  his last piano works.

June 2018

June 14-17, Marryat Chamber Music Festival, London – I’ll be playing in several concerts over the four days of this festival held in a beautiful home and garden in Wimbledon. The whole programme can be viewed here.

July 2018

July 26-29, Cerne Abbas Music Festival, Cerne Abbas, Dorset – my annual trip to this delightful Dorset village for more high-quality chamber music with the Gaudier Ensemble. This festival is very popular locally, so book your tickets early if you want to get in!