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Renowned pianist set to treat Tetbury audience

Where: Tetbury Goods Shed Arts Centre

When: Saturday, February 8, 7.30pm

Tetbury Goods Shed is delighted to welcome renowned pianist Clare Hammond for an evening of piano favourites this coming Saturday (February 8).

Clare will be performing works by Haydn, Schumann, Debussy, Rachmaninov, Rimsky-Korsakov and Mendelssohn together with a specially commissioned piece Ballad by Liz Lane.

Clare is recognised for the virtuosity and authority of her performances and has developed a "reputation for brilliantly imaginative concert programmes" (BBC Music Magazine).

In 2016, she won the Royal Philharmonic Society's 'Young Artist Award' in recognition of outstanding achievements. Highlights that year included a performance at the Royal Festival Hall with the Philharmonia and a series of three concerts at the Belfast International Arts Festival, broadcast as part of the BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concerts series.

The concert programme:

Haydn - Sonata in C major, Hob XVI:48 (11')

Mendelssohn - The Bee's Wedding Op. 67, No. 4 (2')

Lane, Liz - Ballad (2008, 4')

Schumann, R. - Humoreske in B flat major, Op. 20 (27′)


Debussy - Selection from Préludes (20' - Voiles, Feuilles mortes, Feux d'artifice, La cathédrale engloutie, Les Collines d'Anacapri)

Rimsky-Korsakov (arr. Rachmaninov) - Flight of the Bumblebee (2′)

Rachmaninov - Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 36 (1931 version) (21')

The concert starts at 7.30pm and tickets are £15 in advance from the website 

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