Conway Hall’s Director of Music and internationally-acclaimed concert pianist Simon Callaghan recently released his second disc for Hyperion’s Romantic Piano Concerto series. He presents a programme of his favourite music, from the drama of Beethoven’s ‘Pathetique’ Sonata to Schubert’s virtuosic ‘Wanderer’ Fantasy. Free entry for those aged 8-25.
Past Events › Music
Piano recital ‘For Hope’ – Για την Ελπίδα – Pianist Stavros Dritsas, guest Soprano Katerina Mina. | Saturday 8th December
An initiative taken by doctor Kiki Sonidou and pianist Stavros Dritsas, both London residents, “For Hope – Για την Ελπίδα“ is a charity piano recital, aiming to support “Elpida” Association of Children with Cancer, which has been endlessly offering its services in Greece to those who are in need of it.
The London Piano Trio performs music by three emblematic figures of the German Romantic sound – one of Beethoven’s early trios, Mendelssohn’s last chamber work and Brahms’ second trio that endured two years of intense creativity. Free entry for those aged 8-25 courtesy of CAVATINA.
Celebrate Christmas with Beethoven and Others in Style – Claudio Bohorquez & Alberto Portugheis | Saturday 15th December
Come and celebrate Beethoven in style with Claudio Bohorquez (cello) and Alberto Portugheis (piano). This is a unique opportunity to experience the performance of two international, well-known and highly respected interpreters of Beethoven, who will join forces in telling the story of the composer’s life through his five Cello and Piano Sonatas, on the eve of his birthday.
The Chamber Ensemble of London close our Autumn season before the Christmas holidays in an opulent musical night from Baroque to Britten. Led by violinist Peter Fisher, the ensemble features handpicked players from some of London’s leading orchestras and ensembles. Free entry for those aged 8-25 courtesy of CAVATINA.
Junior Fellows at the Royal Northern College of Music, Trio Gaspard have been praised for their unique and fresh approach to performance. The members hail from Germany, Greece and the UK, and we are very pleased to welcome them for their debut at Conway Hall.
For his debut performance at Conway Hall, Ben Goldscheider is joined by fellow BBC finalist Callum Smart and pianist Richard Uttley