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Piano Masterclass with Katya Apekisheva
November 16, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pmFree and open to all
Katya will host this masterclass for three Music students from the Faculty.
Katya Apekisheva is one of Europe’s most renowned pianists, in demand internationally as both a soloist and as a chamber musician. Since becoming a prize-winner in the Leeds International and Scottish Piano Competitions and collating awards such as the London Philharmonic ‘Soloist of the Year’ and the Terence Judd Award she has been marked out as a pianist of exceptional gifts, performing with many of the world’s leading orchestras, including the London Philharmonic, The Philharmonia, the Hallé Orchestra, the Moscow Philharmonic, the Jerusalem Symphony, the English Chamber Orchestra and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, working with conductors such as Sir Simon Rattle, David Shallon, Jan Latham-Koenig and Alexander Lazarev.
11.30 George Needham – Messiaen Le Baiser de l’Enfant-Jésus; no 15 from Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus.
12.10 Zizhou Zhang – Chopin Ballade no. 3 in Ab
12.50 David Palmer – Mendelssohn Rondo Capriccioso