Wednesday 24 July 7.30pm
Approx 2 hrs
Pavel Kolesnikov, piano
Chopin: Fantasie Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op. 66; Nocturne in F sharp minor, Op.
15 No. 2; Scherzo No. 3 in C sharp minor, Op. 39; Prelude in D flat major, Op.
28 No. 15
Beethoven: Sonata in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2; ‘Moonlight’
Schumann: Trauerzug from Nachtsücke, Op. 23
Bartok: The Night’s Music from Out of Doors, Sz. 81
Debussy: Feux d’Artifice from Préludes, Book II
Beethoven: Sonata in C major, Op. 53; ‘Waldstein’
Born in Novosibirsk in Russia in 1989, Pavel Kolesnikov attended the Moscow Conservatoire before continuing his studies at the Royal College of Music in London and with Maria João Pires in Brussels. His international performances have attracted awards and rave notices with reviewers uniformly praising the intelligence, sensitivity, unfailing musicality and beauty of his interpretations.
Set in the wonderfully intimate surroundings of the Picture Gallery, Pavel’s programme featuring masterpieces by Chopin and Beethoven promises to be a spell-binding event.
“Here is a poet of the keyboard” The Guardian
Concert sponsored by the Friends, Benefactors and Patrons of Music at Paxton
Tickets £22.00 (concessions £13.00)