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  • INTERNATIONAL CONCERTS SEPTEMBER 2009 - JUNE 2010
  • This Season we are pleased to For the International announce several exciting Concert Series we once again developments. welcome many great artists from around the world including We are presenting 14 major Matthew Barley, Pacifica String international concerts with a Quartet USA, Dame Felicity Lott wonderful choice of outstanding and the Northern Sinfonia. artists, performing some of the Based at another outstanding worlds greatest music. Side by venue, The Sage Newcastle, the side with the International Northern Sinfonia are one of the Concert Series is the new worlds most respected chamber International Piano Series orchestras, coming for the first where British star John Lill will of many visits planned over the be followed by an array of next few years, which will include todays leading pianists. work with their award winning Education Department. Artisitic Director Graham Oppenheimer 02 Dont miss the most exciting Season of classical concerts so far in LPAC!
  • 03 SUNDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER, 4PM SUNDAY 27TH SEPTEMBER, 4PM INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES INTERNATIONAL CONCERT SERIES JOHN LILL CARDUCCI PIANO STRING Haydn Piano Sonata No 52 Schumann Carnival de Vienne Op 26 QUARTET Prokofiev Toccata Op 11 Haydn Quartet Op 33 No 2 Joke Brahms 3 Intermezzi, Op 117 Ravel String Quartet Beethoven Sonata in F minor Schubert Quartet in D minor D 810 Appassionata Op 57 Death and the Maiden John Lill has been Britains most The Carducci Quartet is arguably eminent and respected pianist ever recognised as the leading UK quartet since his first prize at the 1970 from within an excellent crop of young Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in groups. Winners across the Atlantic of Moscow. His huge international career the Concert Artists Guild Competition in has been based on his commanding New York, the Kuhmo International performances of the most challenging Chamber Music Competition and major cornerstones of the classical and prizes at the Bordeaux, London and romantic piano repertoire. Osaka competitions, the quartet has established an enthusiastic International TICKETS 15 (12) following. TICKETS 12 (10)
  • SUNDAY 18TH OCTOBER, 4PM INTERNATIONAL CONCERT SERIES MATTHEW BARLEY CELLO & JULIAN JOSEPH JAZZ PIANO Bach Preludes for solo cello Joseph solo piano improvisations and works by Joseph, Pastorius, Jobim and others! These outstanding and unusual artists have come along very different musical routes to eventually find themselves in a similar place. In the first half of the concert, Barley PHOTO: BEN PHILIPS plays solo Bach, and Joseph presents a short set of jazz standards. In the second half, through the medium of Josephs compositions and other jazz works, these two musicians come together, showing their amazing improvisational skills, for a unique musical journey. TICKETS 15 (12) 04
  • 05 SUNDAY 8TH NOVEMBER, 4PM SUNDAY 29TH NOVEMBER, 4PM INTERNATIONAL CONCERT SERIES INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES GRAHAM NORIKO OPPENHEIMER OGAWA 50 NOT OUT WITH LEADING INTERNATIONAL PIANO ARTISTS Grieg Holberg Suite Op 40 Debussy Selection - 2 Arabesques, Mozart Kegelstatt Trio K 498 Clair de Lune, La Fille aux Cheveux de Kodaly Duo for violin & cello Lin, Golliwogs Cake Walk, Reflets dans Dohnanyi Sextet for violin, viola, cello, leau (Images Book I) & La Cathdrale clarinet, horn & piano Engloutie (Preludes Book I) Beethoven Sonata in C major Op 53 50 this year, Graham has invited several Waldstein of his outstanding international Liszt La Campanella colleagues and long time collaborators for a UK tour. He is joined by South Noriko Ogawas 3rd Prize at the 1987 Korean violinist Mi-Kyung Lee, Leeds Piano Competition guaranteed charismatic Italian cellist Antonio Lysy, her immediate success and she has Order of Canada clarinettist James been delighting British audiences ever Campbell, rising talent young horn since. Her charming presentation and player Alex Edmundson and arguably flair are always in evidence, but the leader of British pianists, Ronan underneath, her power and fearless OHora. This is a wonderful programme commitment will guarantee an exciting and promises to be a real party evening. atmosphere occasion! TICKETS 12 (10) TICKETS 15 (12)
  • SUNDAY 17TH JANUARY, 4PM INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES MARTIN ROSCOE PIANO Beethoven Sonata in C minor Op 13 Pathetique Schumann Kinderszenen Op 15 Schumann Novelette in F sharp minor Op 21 Debussy Images Series 2 Chopin Sonata No 2 in B flat minor Op 35 Funeral March Martin Roscoe has long been one of Britains most versatile and admired pianists whose career encompasses solo recitals, concerto appearances and chamber music. With a huge repertoire spanning every style from Bach to contemporary he has recently recorded the complete piano music of Nielsen and Szymanowski, but is now busy recording the Beethoven Sonatas. TICKETS 15 (12) 06
  • 07 SUNDAY 31ST JANUARY, 4PM INTERNATIONAL CONCERT SERIES TRIO HOCHELAGA CANADA WITH GRAHAM OPPENHEIMER VIOLA Haydn Piano Trio in E flat Hoboken XV/30 Thodore Dubois Piano Quartet in A minor Mendelssohn Piano Trio in C minor Op 66 One of Canadas leading ensembles, Trio Hochelaga, will be giving its Wigmore Hall debut as part of this 2010 UK tour. The Trio has appeared in many of the worlds leading music festivals, as well as in Japan and China, and is delighted to be touring the home country of its cellist, Paul Marleyn. This award-winning Trio records exclusively for ATMA Classique, and recently released three discs of works by the celebrated, romantic French composer, Thodore Dubois, to great critical acclaim. TICKETS 15 (12)
  • SUNDAY 14TH FEBRUARY, 4PM SUNDAY 28TH FEBRUARY, 4PM INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES INTERNATIONAL CONCERT SERIES BENJAMIN LINCOLN STRAD GROSVENOR PLUS PLUS! PIANO WITH PAUL BARRITT VIOLIN, ROBERT COHEN CELLO, GRAHAM OPPENHEIMER VIOLA AND LINCOLNSHIRE YOUTH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. Kapustin Concert Studies Op 40, No 6 Pastoral, No 7 Intermezzo & No 3 Toccatina Bach Suite for Solo Cello no 3 in C major BWV 1009 Liszt Sonata in B minor S 178 Mozart Violin Concerto in G major K 216 Chopin Berceuse Op 57, Scherzo No 3 in C sharp minor Mozart Divertimento for String Trio K 563 Op 39 & Nocturne in C sharp minor Ravel Gaspard de la Nuit Paul Barritt, Hall Leader, returns again with the wonderful Lincoln Strad and performs a Mozart Violin Concerto with Benjamin shot to fame as the piano finalist at the BBC Lincolnshire Youth Chamber Orchestra. He is joined by Young Musician of the Year in 2004, where aged only 12, Robert Cohen, one of the worlds leading cellists, when the he gave an exciting account of the Ravel Piano Concerto. Lincoln Strad is joined by two more instruments made Now widely regarded as the shining hope of the future of during the lifetime of Antonio Stradivarius, the greatest British piano-playing, in this programme he tackles two of string instrument maker the world has ever seen. Dont the most difficult towering masterpieces of the pi