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Rachmaninov by Candlelight
September 28 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enjoy an exceptional recital of some of Rachmaninov’s finest piano works performed by renowned concert pianist, Martin Cousin, in the beautiful setting of St Mary Le Strand, London. A hugely appealing programme designed to help you celebrate the weekend in style! There are many restaurants and bars nearby to complete your night out.
Martin Cousin – Piano
Programme (All Rachmaninov)
Nocturne – Op.10 no.1
Valse – Op.10 no.2
Prelude in D – Op.23 no.4
Prelude in G minor – Op.23 no.5
Prelude in Eb – Op.23 no.6
Romance – Op.10 no.6
Humoresque – Op.10 no.5 (original version)
Sonata no.2 – Op.36 (original version)
Martin Cousin is now regarded as one of the most exceptional pianists of his generation, having been awarded 1st Prize at the 2005 Ettore Pozzoli International Piano Competition (Seregno, Italy) and Gold Medal at the 2003 Royal Over-Seas League Music Competition (London).
Martin has appeared regularly in the major British musical venues since graduating from the Royal College of Music, making his London solo debut at the Purcell Room in 1998. Numerous solo recitals followed, notably at the Wigmore Hall in 2001,2005 and 2011. He has performed as concerto soloist with the London Philharmonic, Halle, Royal Philharmonic, Philharmonia and BBC Concert Orchestras. Performances further afield have included tours of New Zealand, the US, Italy and concerts in Stockholm, Brussels, Toronto, Tokyo, Berne and The Hague.
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