Luka Okros (piano)okros1

Sunday December 3rd at 3pm, Theatr Mwldan 
£10 (£1 under 22)

 

Schubert: Four Impromptus Op. 90

Chopin: Ballade No. 4 F Minor Op. 52

Rachmaninov: Six Musical Moments

 

Luka Okros is one of the most promising pianists of his generation. Born in 1991 (Tbilisi, Georgia), he began his piano studies at the age of 4. At the age of 5 Luka gave his first public performance and at 6 he made his debut with the Tbilisi State Orchestra under Revaz Takidze.

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Florian Mitrea (piano)florian2

Sunday March 18th at 3pm, Theatr Mwldan 
£10 (£1 under 22)

 

Haydn: Sonata in E-flat major Hob.XVI:52

Schubert: Sonata in A minor D 784

Rachmaninov: Prelude in b minor op. 32 no. 10

Prokofiev: Sonata in A major no. 6 op. 82 

Double-laureate at both the 2015 Hamamatsu and 2014 ARD International Competitions, Romanian-born British pianist Florian Mitrea was a prize-winner at the 2016 RNCM’s James Mottram and Verona International Competitions, too. He has performed at King’s Place, St John Smith Square, Colston Hall, and abroad at the Bavarian Radio, Seoul Arts Centre, Bunka Kaikan Hall in Tokyo and the Romanian Athenaeum in Bucharest. He has played with the Philharmonia in London, Collegium Musicum in Basel, and George Enescu Philharmonic in Bucharest. He is also a highly-experienced chamber musician. BBC Radio 3 have recently broadcast his Dartington-Festival recital with violinist Chloë Hanslip. This recital will provide a luxurious showcase of some of the greatest composers of piano music.

Florian currently holds a Making Music Philip and Dorothy Green Young Artist Award for 2017-19. In 2017 Florian was a double laureate at the Scottish International Piano Competition, awarded second prize overall and the Glasgow UNESCO City of Music Prize for the best performance of the commissioned piece.

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Emmanuel Bach (violin) and Kumi Matsuo (piano)

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Sunday April 22nd at 3pm, Theatr Mwldan 

£10 (£1 under 22)

 

Beethoven - Sonata No.3 in E-flat, op.12 No.3

Wagner - Albumblatt (arr. Wilhemj)

Saint-Saëns (arr. Ysaÿe) - Etude en Forme de Valse 

Ysaÿe - Solo Sonata No.6 in E major, 'Manuel Quiroga'

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Debussy - Beau Soir (arr. Heifetz)

Enesco - Sonata No.3 in A minor, for Piano and Violin, op.25, 'In Romanian Folk Style'

The Peter Gould Music Trust is delighted to present the gifted and critically acclaimed young violinist Emmanuel Bach, with piano accompaniment from Kumi Matsuo.

Emmanuel has been awarded many prestigious awards and scholarships, this gifted classical violinist with an extensive repertoire has performed as a soloist and with orchestras in South Africa and Europe.

Kumi Matsuo is an established young soloist and chamber musician. Recipient of a number of awards and prizes for her accomplishments, she was winner of the 5th Louisiana International Piano Competition in 2013 and she has also won First Prize at the 6th Isidor Bajic International Piano Competition in 2012.

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