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Autumn 2019

Schumann, Janáček and more

BENJAMIN GROSVENOR piano

Fri 18 Oct 2019 7:15pm

Upper Chapel, Sheffield

Schumann, Janáček and more

Ticket Info


£20 / £14 Disabled & Unemployed / £5 Students & Under 35s

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Programme Information


R SCHUMANN Blumenstück in D flat Op.19
R SCHUMANN Kreisleriana Op.16

JANÁČEK Piano Sonata 1.X.1905 From the street
PROKOFIEV Visions Fugitives Op.22 (selection)
LISZT Réminiscences de Norma de Bellini Grande Fantaisie

“An electric current sizzles in this pianist’s fingertips.” The Financial Times

Benjamin Grosvenor first hit the headlines in 2004 when he became the youngest ever finalist in the BBC Young Musician of the Year competition, aged just 11. Seven years later he appeared as the youngest ever soloist to perform on the opening night of the BBC Proms. His developing career has earned him worldwide recognition as a pianist of immense sensibility.

This is sure to be a fabulous evening of pianistic virtuosity, culminating with Liszt’s sensational Reminiscences of Bellini’s grand opera Norma, an unashamedly flamboyant and riotous work.

***Priority booking opens for Friends of Music in the Round on Saturday 6 July at 10am.
General booking opens on Saturday 13 July at 10am.
Find out more about joining the Friends here.***


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