Fortepiano Gala Concert

Performed by Birmingham Conservatoire fortepiano department students and friends
Directed by Sharona Joshua

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 7.30pm
Recital Hall
Birmingham Conservatoire (part of Birmingham City University)
Paradise Place
Birmingham B3 3HG

Come and join us for a magical evening of classical and early romantic repertoire featuring the fortepiano.

The fortepiano department, comprising of second year undergraduate students, presents an exciting programme comprising of music by Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn, Schubert and their contemporaries.

Students join forces with string players and singers to form riveting ensembles. Lieder, duos, trios, music for two fortepianos and four hands, solos as well as a concerto can all be heard!

A must-hear public concert showcasing the fortepiano in all its glory with authenticity, panache and charm!

Fortepianos:
Copy of a Walter fortepiano by Mark Rawson, C. 1790
Copy of a Fritz fortepiano by Denis Woolley (1996), C. 1820

Programme:

Mozart
Sonata in D major for piano 4 hands, K.381/123a

i. Allegro
ii. Andante

Shuai Li fortepiano
Yuanqiao Yang fortepiano

Schubert
Gretchen am Spinrrade, D.118

Holly Shirra fortepiano
Cate Booth-Selby soprano

Haydn
Sonata in C major, Hob.XVI:50

i. Allegro

Wanyi Liang fortepiano

Mozart
Piano trio in G major K. 564

i. Allegro

Alex Hinton fortepiano
Ottília Revóczky violin
Mark Walkem cello

Mozart
Sonata in E flat major K.282/189g

i. Adagio

Amy Robinson fortepiano

Haydn
From 12 Original Canzonettas, Hob.XXVIa: 25-36 ‘Pastoral song’

Heather Duncanson fortepiano
Elouise Waterhouse soprano

Clementi
Sonata in G minor Op.7 no.3

i. Allegro con spirito

Jinwen Xu fortepiano

Schubert
Ganymede, Op.19 No.3 D.544

Hoylin Yeoh fortepiano
Alice Brown soprano

Mozart
Violin Sonata in E minor, K.304/300c
i. Allegro
ii. Tempo di minuetto

Yijiao Feng fortepiano
Ottília Revóczky violin

INTERVAL

Mozart
Sonata in B flat major for piano 4 hands, K.358/186c

i. Allegro
ii. Adagio

Quirong He fortepiano
Rong Huang fortepiano

Schubert
From Winterreise D.911 ‘Die Krähe’

Stephan Elvin fortepiano
David Phillips baritone

Haydn
Piano trio in E flat minor Hob.XV:31

i. Andante cantabile

Hannah Roberts fortepiano
Ottília Revóczky violin
Mark Walkem cello

Haydn
From 12 Original Canzonettas, Hob.XXVIa: 25-36 ‘The wanderer’

Jack Brookes fortepiano
Alice Brown soprano

Dussek
Sonatina in F major Op.20 No.3

i. Allegro quasi presto

Heather Duncanson fortepiano

Haydn
From 12 Original Canzonettas, Hob.XXVIa: 25-36 ‘Fidelity’

Hoylin Yeoh fortepiano
Alice Brown soprano

Schubert
Sonatina for piano 4 hands D.968

i. Allegro moderato in C major
ii. Andante in A minor

Jessica Efezeybek fortepiano
Simone Damiano fortepiano

Schubert
Nacht und Träume, D.827

Jack Brookes fortepiano
Alice Brown soprano

Field
Nocturne No.2 in C minor H.25

Stephan Elvin fortepiano

Schubert
Cello Sonata Arpeggione in A minor D.821

i. Allegro moderato

Yuyan Wang fortepiano
Mark Walkem cello

This concert is open to the public. For further information please go to Birmingham Conservatoire events calendar page.

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