The Denis Matthews Centenary Celebration Concert

The Denis Matthews Centenary Celebration Concert
Date and time
27 Feb 2019 (8:00pm)

The Bradshaw Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, 200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£8 (£6)

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Allan Schiller and John Humphreys piano duet
Schubert Fantasie in F minor D.940
Brahms Hungarian Dance in G minor

Peter Donohoe piano
Beethoven Piano Sonata in A Op.101

Pascal Pascalev (DMMT Scholar 2016-18) piano
Schumann Kreisleriana Op.16

Emanuel Ivanov (DMMT Scholar 2018+) (piano)
Brahms Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel Op.24

Franck Laurent Grandpré (APD) piano
Franck Laurent Grandpré
Like a shout to the Sky
Toward the Star
Salsa Classica
A Gala Spectacular to remember the birth, 100 years ago this very day, of the great pianist, academic, musicologist and broadcaster Denis Matthews.

To include Peter Donohoe playing Beethoven's Sonata Op.101, John Humphreys and Alan Schiller on two pianos, and pianists Pascal Pascaleff, Imanuel Ivanov and Franck Grand.

This event is preceded by The Denis Matthews Centenary Talk at 6pm (free admission).