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Format: 2014-07-28
Format: 2014-07-28
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    Sat, 2014-08-02 15:00
    Enchant Thine Ear | Students of the Eton Choral Course
    Students of the Eton Choral Course, Tim Johnson
    Malvern College Malvern WR14 3EP
    United Kingdom

    One of this year's Eton Choral Courses will be taking place during the Three Choirs Festival week at neighbouring Malvern College. The choir, directed by Tim Johnson with one of the course's resident organists as accompanist, will present a programme of works by composers such as Elgar, Stanford and Richard Rodney Bennett. The concert takes place in Big School.

    Composition Not Known
    Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
    Composition Not Known
    Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
    Composition Not Known
    Sir Richard Rodney Bennett (1936-2012)
    £25 Available from 0845 652 1823 Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.
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    Fri, 2014-08-01 22:15
    2014 Festival in One Evening
    Chapter 8
    College Hall Worcester WR1 2LH
    United Kingdom

    The Three Choirs Festival Worcester 2014 condensed into one evening: can you spot the cryptic references to this year's themes and repertoire in the programme by local chamber choir Chapter 8?

    £12 Available from 0845 652 1823 Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm.
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    Mon, 2014-07-28 13:00
    Lunchtime Recital - Jelena Makarova (piano)
    Jelena Makarova
    Regent Hall (The Salvation Army) London W1C 2DJ
    United Kingdom

    Presented by Beethoven Piano Society of Europe Regent Hall Summer Festival

    Jelena Makarova is a Russian born Lithuanian trained pianist. She started playing piano at the age of five and started her training as a pianist at the State School of Arts for gifted children in Lithuania. She then continued her studies at the Lithuanian Music Academy. She graduated in 2000 with a Master’s Degree in Piano Performance, Accompaniment and Piano Teaching with all-round distinctions.

    Jelena then moved to the UK and was accepted to study at the Royal Academy of Music, London. She studied piano with C. Stone and chamber music with N. Eimer and M. Dussek. During her studies Jelena was nominated by the Academy and performed music by G. Kurtag at the public master class with the French pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard at the Duke’s Hall. Jelena graduated in 2005 and obtained her Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Piano Performance.

    Jelena now has established a career as a performer, chamber musician and piano teacher. She has appeared in recitals and festivals in the UK, Russia, Sweden and Lithuania. Jelena is currently based in London.

    3 Intermezzi
    Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
    Sonata for Piano No 15 in D, 'Pastoral'
    Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
    - 'In the morning you always come back'
    Richard Causton (1971-)
    Vers la flamme
    Alexander Scriabin (1872-1915)
    No Tickets required.
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    Wed, 2014-07-30 13:00
    Lunchtime Recital - Han Seul Lee (piano)
    Han Seul Lee
    Regent Hall (The Salvation Army) London W1C 2DJ
    United Kingdom

    Beethoven Piano Society of Europe Regent Hall Summer Festival

    Han Seul Lee (piano) was born in South Korea in 1993. She began learning the piano at the age of four. At the age of eight, she started learning with Hae Jin La at the Seoul Arts Centre Music Academy, whilst studying in Korea, Han Seul had several successes in national music competitions. In 2003, Han Seul came to England and in 2004 she began lessons with Christopher Elton at the Royal Academy of Music.

    Han Seul was awarded a School Scholarship to study at The Purcell School of Music in September 2005. Han Seul performs regularly at concerts within the school and has also had performance opportunities as a soloist with external orchestras.

    Sonata for Piano No 21 in C, 'Waldstein'
    Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
    No Tickets required.
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    Fri, 2014-08-01 13:00
    Lunchtime Recital - Adelia Myslov (violin) and Craig White (piano)
    Adelia Myslov, Craig White
    Charlton House London SE7 8RE
    United Kingdom

    Adelia has given solo performances in Queen Elizabeth Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Wigmore Hall and Fairfield Halls, and has toured Europe. She won 1st prize in London Solo Bach Competition, 1st String prize in TWIYCA, finalist prizes in Carl Flesch International, among others; and has won numerous awards including the Manoug Parikian Award at age fourteen, Philarmonia MMSF and Countess of Munster twice in 2011 and 2012. She has played concertos with orchestras across the UK, and has participated in masterclasses with Yehudi Menuhin and Ida Haendal. She graduated from the Royal College of Music studying with Itzhak Rashkovsky and Adrian Butterfield, and now regularly performs recitals with pianist Craig White and concertos under the Countess of Munster and Making Music schemes.

    Craig White gained his Bachelors in Music at St Catherine's College, Oxford where he held the Re´pe´titeur Scholarship, and Masters in Piano Accompaniment at the Royal Academy of Music studying with Michael Dussek and Diana Ketler. Craig White spent two years as a Junior Fellow in Piano Accompaniment at the RCM working with the Vocal and String Department. Craig won the accompanist prize at the Kathleen Ferrier Awards, held at the Wigmore Hall. Craig was musical director and conductor for London Youth Opera's production of The Magic Flute, and an accompanist on the Solti-te Kanawa Accademia in Italy and the Oxford Cello School. He was artist in residence at the Britten Days Festival in Koln. Craig performs with the violinist Adelia Myslov with the Countess of Munster Recital Scheme and is supported by the Musicians Benevolent Trust.

    Sonatina for Violin and Piano in D
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
    Sonata for Violin and Piano in G
    Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
    Tzigane, concert rhapsody for Violin and Piano
    Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
    No Tickets required.
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    Fri, 2014-08-01 13:30
    Paul Chamberlain - Accordion Sensations
    Paul Chamberlain
    St George's Bristol Bristol BS1 5RR
    United Kingdom

    Paul Chamberlain is performing as part of his summer tour launching his new album 'Accordion Sensations' - featuring the music of Weber, Scarlatti, Piazzolla and Zolotariev.

    Having studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and won the acclaimed Governors Recital Prize for Keyboard, classical accordionist Paul Chamberlain performs frequently throughout the UK and internationally, including in Russia, USA, Finland, Greece and Bahrain. He released his debut disc The Classical Accordion in 2011 to great critical acclaim and last year saw Paul’s debut at the Bridgewater Hall with a solo recital as part of the long-established Manchester Mid-Days concert series, as well as touring in California. Paul is passionate about expanding the reach of the classical accordion.

    Toccata
    Aram Khachaturian (1903-1978)
    Sonata for Keyboard in G
    Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
    Romance
    Franck Angelis ()
    Konzertstück in F minor
    Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826)
    Adiós Nonino
    Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
    Sonata No 2
    Vladislav Zolotariev (1945-1972)
    £7 Available from Box Office 0845 40 24 001 .
  • Sat, 2014-08-02 19:30
    Paul Chamberlain - Accordion Sensations
    Paul Chamberlain
    Norwegian Church Arts Centre Cardiff Bay CF10 4PA
    United Kingdom

    Paul Chamberlain is performing as part of his summer tour launching his new album 'Accordion Sensations' - featuring the music of Weber, Scarlatti, Piazzolla and Zolatarev.

    Having studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and won the acclaimed Governors Recital Prize for Keyboard, classical accordionist Paul Chamberlain performs frequently throughout the UK and internationally, including in Russia, USA, Finland, Greece and Bahrain. He released his debut disc The Classical Accordion in 2011 to great critical acclaim and last year saw Paul’s debut at the Bridgewater Hall with a solo recital as part of the long-established Manchester Mid-Days concert series, as well as touring in California. Paul is passionate about expanding the reach of the classical accordion.

    Toccata
    Aram Khachaturian (1903-1978)
    Sonata for Keyboard in G
    Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
    Sonata for Keyboard in F sharp minor
    Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
    Toccata and Fugue in D minor
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Romance
    Franck Angelis ()
    12 Spanish Dances
    Enrique Granados (1867-1916)
    Konzertstück in F minor
    Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826)
    Adiós Nonino
    Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
    Sonata No 2
    Vladislav Zolotariev (1945-1972)
    Capriccio
    Albin Repnikov (1932-2007)
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    Sun, 2014-08-03 18:00
    Paul Chamberlain - Accordion Sensations
    Paul Chamberlain
    St Tudwal's Church Milford Haven SA73 1EB
    United Kingdom

    Paul Chamberlain is performing as part of his summer tour launching his new album 'Accordion Sensations' - featuring the music of Weber, Scarlatti, Piazzolla and Zolatarev.

    Having studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and won the acclaimed Governors Recital Prize for Keyboard, classical accordionist Paul Chamberlain performs frequently throughout the UK and internationally, including in Russia, USA, Finland, Greece and Bahrain. He released his debut disc The Classical Accordion in 2011 to great critical acclaim and last year saw Paul’s debut at the Bridgewater Hall with a solo recital as part of the long-established Manchester Mid-Days concert series, as well as touring in California. Paul is passionate about expanding the reach of the classical accordion.

    Tickets may be reserved through the 'Music at Llanstadwell' website - www.musicatllanstadwell.org.uk

    Toccata and Fugue in D minor
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Romance
    Franck Angelis ()
    Konzertstück in F minor
    Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826)
    Adiós Nonino
    Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
    Sonata No 2
    Vladislav Zolotariev (1945-1972)
    £5 (Primary school children £2) Available from Tel 01646 602464 .
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    Fri, 2014-08-01 13:00
    Lunchtime Recital - Eugene Alcalay (piano)
    Eugene Alcalay
    Regent Hall (The Salvation Army) London W1C 2DJ
    United Kingdom

    Beethoven Piano Society of Europe Regent Hall Summer Festival

    Sonata for Piano No 7 in D
    Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
    Prelude and Fugue No 15 in D flat
    Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
    Sonata for Piano No 19 in C minor
    Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
    No Tickets required.
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    Mon, 2014-07-28 19:30
    Concert of music for strings
    Claydon Chamber Orchestra, Hugh Molloy, Lucinda Wright
    Aylesbury Music Centre Recital Hall Aylesbury HP21 7ST
    United Kingdom

    Some of the finest string orchestra music played by the recently formed Claydon Chamber Orchestra. This performance is given on the orchestra's return from a concert tour in Belgium, including a performance at the Ghent Festival.

    The concert is given in aid of two local charities.

    Concerto for Cello and Strings No 1 in D
    Leonardo Leo (1694-1744)
    Concerto Grosso No 6 in G minor
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Serenade for Strings in E minor
    Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
    Serenade for strings
    Vasily Kalinnikov (1866-1901)
    Chaconne for Strings in G minor
    Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
    Elegy for Strings
    Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
    Crisantemi
    Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)
    £5 Available from 01296 437392 .