Four consecutive Fridays, 1pm at Regent Hall, 275 Oxford Street, London, W1C 2DJ. 22 July Nikita Burzanitsa (BPSE Senior Intercollegiate Piano Competition First Prizewinner) Beethoven Sonata quasi una Fantasia in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.2 (“Moonlight”) Shostakovich Prelude & Fugue in D flat, Op.87 No.15 Schumann Etudes Symphoniques Op.13 29 July Jan Loeffler (BPSE Committee … Read more
Our new committee member James Lisney braves the heights and depths of Beethoven’s mighty Diabelli Variations, according to Alfred Brendel the greatest piano work ever written. Date/Time: 24 June 2022, 1:10pm Venue: St. James Church, 197 Piccadilly, London (W1J 9LL) Programme: Beethoven Diabelli Variations, Op.120
Date/Time: 23 March 2022, 1:10pm Venue: St. James Church, 197 Piccadilly, London (W1J 9LL) Programme: Mozart Piano Sonata in C, K.545 Beethoven Six Ecossaises, WoO 83 Liszt Sonata in B minor, S.178
Date/Time: 7 January 2022, 1:10pm Venue: St. James Church, 197 Piccadilly, London (W1J 9LL) Programme: Haydn Piano Sonata in E flat, Hob. XVI:49 Beethoven transcr. Liszt Symphony No.1 in C major, Op.21 (First movement) Liszt Waldesrauschen, S.145/1 Rachmaninov Études-Tableaux Op.39, No.9 Ginastera Suite de Danzas Criollas, Op.15
ProgrammeBeethoven Sonata in A major, Op.30 No.1Brahms Sonata in D minor, Op.108
photo: John Ross On the day of Beethoven’s 250th birthday, 16 December 2020, our series reached its climax with BPSE Chair performing two famous C minor sonatas, the early Pathétique and the final sonata Op.111. We are extremely grateful to our member and supporter Hugh Mather for organising this live stream at short notice after our original … Read more
We are overwhelmed by 5 incredible, world-class performances of all Beethoven’s Piano & Cello Sonatas. It was a successful evening with a full house! Our deepest gratitude to the Razumovsky Academy for their generous hospitality and to the London Cello Society for their support.
The Beethoven Piano Society of Europe is looking forward enormously to the Anniversary Year of 2020 during which we shall be fully celebrating the 250th Birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), for many people still the greatest composer who ever lived. Past Concerts in the 35 for 35 Series Monday 3 February 2020, 1:10pm-2pm … Read more