- Thursday 23 February 2017 (19:30-21:30)
In the years since his unprecedented success as Silver Medal winner of the 1982 7th International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, Peter Donohoe has built an extraordinary world-wide career, encompassing a huge repertoire and over forty years’ experience as a pianist, as well as continually exploring many other avenues in music-making. He is acclaimed as one of the foremost pianists of our time, for his musicianship, stylistic versatility and commanding technique.
He is vice-president of the Birmingham Conservatoire and has been awarded Honorary Doctorate of Music from the University of Birmingham.
Peter Donohoe was awarded a C.B.E. for services to music in the 2010 New Year’s Honours List.
Chopin: Waltz Op 18 in E Flat Major (‘Grande Valse Briliante’)
Chopin: Waltz Op 34 No 2 in A Minor
Chopin: Waltz Op posth in E Minor
Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie Op 61 in A Flat Major
Scriabin: Piano Sonata No 3 in F Sharp Minor Op 23
Schubert: Four Impromptus Op 142
1. F Minor
2. E Flat Major
3. G flat major
4. F Minor
Schumann: Fantasie in C Major Op 17
Tickets: £16.50, £15 Concessions, £5 Students (limited availability) plus booking fee