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Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight

Add to my Calendar 16-11-2019 19:30 16-11-2019 21:30 36 Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight George’s Hall will resound to the music of Beethoven, Chopin, Gershwin and Liszt played by British concert pianist, Jonathan French, under the warm flicker of candlelight. This evening's concert promises to take the listener on a spell-binding journey of moods and emotions. Audiences will be treated to a programme full of poetry and virtuosic display, from Debussy's Clair de Lune, to Liszt's Rigioletto Paraphrase in addition to a number of celebrated works by Chopin. The evening concludes with Gershwin's ever-popular Rhapsody in Blue, with its powerful melodies, driving rhythms and glittering piano writing in this compelling kaleidoscope of jazz and classical influences.   Famously described by Charles Dickens  as “THE MOST PERFECT ROOM IN THE WORLD” St George’s Hall is situated directly opposite Liverpool Lime Street Station and offer visitors to Liverpool an easily accessible musical treat, with its superb acoustic, beautiful interior and the convenience of all the bars and restaurants of the city on its doorstep.   So why not treat yourself to an autumnal musical treat on and join us for an evening to remember of uplifting music at St George’s Hall, performed by this sensational British pianist, making his Liverpool debut. St George's Hall, Liverpool DD/MM/YYYY

Details

St George's Hall
St George's Place
Liverpool
L1 1JJ
England


Programme

Wolfgang Amadeus MozartPiano Sonata no.11 in A major: Rondo alla Turca
Ludwig van BeethovenPiano Sonata no.14 'Moonlight', Op.27 no.2
Johannes BrahmsIntermezzo in A major, Op.118 no.2
Franz LisztLiebesträume, S.541 no.3
Franz LisztParaphrase de concert sur Rigoletto, S.434
Franz LisztHungarian Rhapsody no.2, S.244/2
Frédéric ChopinBallade no.1 in G minor, Op.23
Frédéric ChopinNocturne no.16 in E Flat major, Op.55 no.2
Frédéric ChopinFantaisie-impromptu, Op.66
Claude DebussySuite Bergamasque: III, Clair de lune
George GershwinRhapsody in Blue for orchestra

Performers

Jonathan French – piano

Programme Note

George’s Hall will resound to the music of Beethoven, Chopin, Gershwin and Liszt played by British concert pianist, Jonathan French, under the warm flicker of candlelight.

This evening's concert promises to take the listener on a spell-binding journey of moods and emotions. Audiences will be treated to a programme full of poetry and virtuosic display, from Debussy's Clair de Lune, to Liszt's Rigioletto Paraphrase in addition to a number of celebrated works by Chopin. The evening concludes with Gershwin's ever-popular Rhapsody in Blue, with its powerful melodies, driving rhythms and glittering piano writing in this compelling kaleidoscope of jazz and classical influences.  

Famously described by Charles Dickens  as “THE MOST PERFECT ROOM IN THE WORLD” St George’s Hall is situated directly opposite Liverpool Lime Street Station and offer visitors to Liverpool an easily accessible musical treat, with its superb acoustic, beautiful interior and the convenience of all the bars and restaurants of the city on its doorstep.  

So why not treat yourself to an autumnal musical treat on and join us for an evening to remember of uplifting music at St George’s Hall, performed by this sensational British pianist, making his Liverpool debut.

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