Solo piano works by Jean Sibelius to include the
Sonata in F major Op. 12, Six Bagatelles Op. 97,
Huit petits Morceaux Op. 99, Ten Pieces Op. 58,
Largo in A major JS117, Florestan Suite JS82
as part of a Sibelius piano marathon curated by
the Festival’s Artistic Director Folke Gräsbeck.
Florestan Suite JS82
Largo in A major JS117
Eight Pieces Op. 99
Ten Pieces Op. 58
New this year, a course for young pianists age 11-18 in the beautiful
surroundings of Wells, Somerset. Minimum recommended standard Grade 5.
Opportunities for individual lessons, performance classes, duets,
chamber music, accompaniment and jazz – as well as the chance to play on
the new Steinway D in Cedars Hall.
Running alongside the Strings and Jazz International Summer Courses from
4th-10th August, participants also have the chance take part in afternoon sports
on nearby Cedars Field. The course is both residential and non-residential for
those living within travelling distance.
Faculty Gala Recital, Stoller Hall
Schumann Arabesque Op. 18
Schumann Fantasie in C Op. 17 (1st mvt)
Robert Schumann CD launch
Talk by the broadcaster and musicologist Richard Wigmore
4.30pm Half-hour concert of pieces recorded on the disc
Arabesque Op. 18
Fantaisie Op. 17 (1st mvt)
Faschingsschwank aus Wien Op. 26 (excerpts)
Chamber music concert with Simon Smith (violin),
Marie Lloyd (clarinet) and Penny Driver (cello).
Programme to include music by Robert Schumann,
Clara Schumann, Schubert and Mendelssohn.
Duo recital with Daniel Tong (piano)
Programme to include works by Schumann