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Ian Pace – A three-part journey through Twentieth Century piano repertoire

5th May 2018 @ 11:30 am - 7:30 pm

£14 – £18

A major survey of 20th century piano repertoire, comprising three concerts in a single day and including music from more than 25 composers; from Schoenberg and Ives, working at the start of the century, right through to Michael Finnissy, Ligeti and Howard Skempton at the close. All performed by the indefatigable Ian Pace.

Concert One 11.30am – 1pm approx. | £7/£5

Schoenberg: Sechs Kleine Klavierstücke
Ives: The Alcotts (from the Concord Sonata)
Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
Poulenc: Trois mouvements perpétuels
Lili Boulanger: Trois morceaux
Bartók: Allegro Barbaro
Debussy: Estampes
Busoni: Nuit de Noel
Satie: Enfantillages pittoresques
Scriabin: Deux morceaux
Prokofiev: Toccata in D minor Op. 11

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Concert Two 3pm – 4pm approx. | £5/£3

Janácek: Four Pieces from ‘On an Overgrown Path’
Webern: Variations for Piano
Crawford Seeger: Piano Study in Mixed Accents
Cage: In a Landscape
Tippett: Piano Sonata No. 2
Messiaen: Three Pieces from Vingt Regards

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6.45pm: pre-concert talk by David Power in conversation with Dr Edward Caine
plus a complimentary glass of wine

Concert Three 7.30pm | £10/£8

Stockhausen: Klavierstücke IX
John Adams: China Gates
Judith Weir: The Art of Touching the Keyboard
Boulez: Trope (from the Third Sonata)
Thea Musgrave: Monologue
Howard Skempton: Well, well, Cornelius
Tristan Murail: Cloches d’Adieu et un Sourire
Michael Finnissy: Snow Drift
Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch
Ligeti: Three Pieces from Etudes Book One

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Day tickets


5th May 2018
11:30 am - 7:30 pm
£14 – £18
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St. Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel
St. Saviourgate
York, YO1 8NQ United Kingdom
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