CHOPIN Two Nocturnes Op.48 (14’)
RAVEL Gaspard de la Nuit (23’)
Scherzo No. 1 in B minor Op.20 (9’)
Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor Op.31 (10’)
Scherzo No. 3 in C sharp minor Op.39 (7’)
Scherzo No. 4 in E Op.54 (11’)
For Tim’s penultimate concert in his compelling series exploring Chopin’s most beguiling music, he again includes music inspired by the mastery of the composer.
This time it’s the great Maurice Ravel. In ‘Gaspard de la Nuit’, Ravel’s piano-writing creates dazzling portraits of characters and landscapes, with moments of thrilling energy and serene beauty.
With Tim on the piano stool, this is guaranteed to be a breath-taking evening of music.
£21/ £14 DLA, UC & PIP / £5 Under 35s & Students
Tim Horton is one of the UK’s leading pianists, equally at home in solo and chamber repertoire. He is a founder member of both the Leonore Piano Trio and Ensemble 360 and has been a regular guest pianist with the Nash Ensemble. He was invited to make his solo debut at Wigmore Hall in 2016 where he will be giving further solo recitals in the coming seasons. Between 2011 and 2015 Tim presented a complete Beethoven Sonata cycle at the Crucible Studio, Sheffield for Music in the Round, and was invited to return to perform a cycle of Schubert Sonatas from 2017-2019. He is currently performing a cycle of concerts based around the composer Chopin for Music in the Round. Read more.