GML Festival: Ian Jones and Mark Messenger - Celebration of Classics

GML Festival: Ian Jones and Mark Messenger - Celebration of Classics

Global Musicians' League Summer Festival

Date and time
22 Aug 2023 (7:30pm - 9:00pm)

The Bradshaw Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, 200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£18 Standard
£12 Over 60s
£8 18 and under
Free RBC Staff & Student

Festival Ticket
£30 for over 60s
£20 for under 18s
Free for RBC Staff & Students

Booking Information

Wheelchair users are entitled to concessionary priced tickets with a complimentary companion seat.

Guide dogs are welcome at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire venues. If you wish to bring a guide dog or wheelchair, please let the Events Office know by calling 0121 331 5909.

Montage of Ian Jones and Mark Messenger

Ian Jones piano
Misha Kaploukhii piano
Mark Messenger violin

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Prelude in G minor Op23, No.5
Prelude in G major Op.32, No.5

Franz Schubert
Fantasie in F minor D.940 - with Misha Kaploukhii (piano)

Clara Schumann
Three Romances Op.22 - with Mark Messenger (violin)

Frédéric Chopin
Sonata No.3 in B minor Op.58

Highlighting the Global Musicians' League summer festival, celebrated pianist professor Ian Jones, Deputy Head of Keyboard at the Royal College of Music, will present a concert celebrating the classics. Professor Mark Messenger, the globally renowned Head of Strings from RCM, known for his multifaceted career as a violinist, conductor, teacher, and educationalist, will be a guest collaborator for this special concert. The programme features works by Rachmaninoff, Schubert, Schumann, and Chopin. Ian, a recognised Steinway Artist, has won acclaim for his powerful renditions of iconic concertos by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, and Grieg. In recognition of his significant contributions to music, Ian was appointed as a Fellow of the Royal College of Music by HRH Prince Charles in 2014.

Global Musicians' League Summer Festival

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