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30th May

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  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Andante & Variations in F minor, Hob.XVII:6. Alfred Brendel, pno.
  • Schubert, Franz: Klavierstucke, D.946. Peter de Jager, pno.
  • Ravel, Maurice: Gaspard de la nuit. Ivo Pogorelich, pno.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.36. Helene Grimaud, pno.
  • Schmitt, Florent: Deux Mirages. John Ogdon, pno.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Dolly suite, Op.56. Emily Kilpatrick, pno., Roy Howat, pno.

  • 23rd May

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  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Six German Dances, K.509. Murray Perahia, pno.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Etudes, Op.25. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Ginastera, Alberto (arr. Griguoli, Carlo Maria): Estancia Suite, Op.8a. Alessandro Stella, pno., Carlo Maria Griguoli, pno., Giorgia Tomassi, pno.
  • Agnew, Roy: Fantasie Sonata. Nicholas Young, pno.
  • Beach, Amy: Suite for two Pianos on Irish Melodies, Op.104. Kathleen Supove, pno., Virginia Eskin, pno.
  • Schubert, Franz: Fantasia in C, D.760 - The Wanderer. Kathryn Selby, pno.

  • 16th May

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Concerto in D minor, BWV974 (after A. Marcello). Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Fantasias, Op.116. Emanuel Ax, pno.
  • Sibelius, Jean: Six Bagatelles, Op.97. Havard Gimse, pno.
  • Grainger, Percy: In a Nutshell, Suite. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Mompou, Federico: Musica callada, Volume 1. Jordi Maso, pno.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Adrift. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Carter, Elliott: Piano Sonata. Rolf Hind, pno.

  • 9th May

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  • Grunfeld, Alfred: A Night in Vienna, Op.56. Alexander Yau, pno.
  • Grainger, Percy: Hill Song No.1. Penelope Thwaites, pno. John Lavender, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Fantasia in C minor, K475. Piano Sonata No,14 in C Minor K457. Geoffrey Saba, pno.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Ballade in G minor, Op. 24. Einar Steen-Nokleberg, pno.
  • Liszt, Franz: Christmas Tree, S186. Leslie Howard, pno.

  • 2nd May

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  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Piano Sonata in G minor, HobXVI:44. Geoffrey Lancaster, fortepiano .
  • Britten, Benjamin: Introduction and Rondo alla burlesca, Op.23/1. Benjamin Britten, pno., Sir Clifford Curzon, pno.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Etudes, Op.10. Jan Lissiecki, pno.
  • Liszt, Franz: A la Chapelle Sixtine, S461. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Martinu, Bohuslav: Borova. Radoslav Kvapil, pno.
  • Nicode, Jean Louis: Ein Liebesleben, Op.22. Simon Callaghan, pno.
  • Hyde, Miriam (arr. Hyde, Miriam): Piano Concerto No.2 in C-sharp minor (arr. Solo Piano): Andante Tranquillo. Larry Sitsky, pno.

  • 25th April

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Busoni, Ferruccio):Partita in D minor, BWV1004: Chaconne. Wolf Harden, pno.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Two Rhapsodies, Op.79. Dejan Lazic, pno.
  • Ravel, Maurice: Valses nobles et sentimentales. Ivo Pogorelich, pno.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Variations on a theme by Frederic Chopin, Op.22. Konstantin Scherbakov, pno.
  • Polglase, John: Variations on a Theme by Bela Bartok. Jeanell Carrigan, pno.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Wild Swans Suite: Eliza Aria. Elena Kats-Chernin, pno., Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.

  • 18th April

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  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Six variations in G on 'Mio caro Adone', K.180. Ingrid Haebler, pno.
  • Chabrier, Emmanuel: Capriccio. Georges Rabol, pno.
  • Liszt, Franz: Ballade No.2 in B minor, S171. Kenji Fujimura, pno.
  • Williamson, Malcolm: Piano Sonata No.2. Antony Gray, pno.
  • Schubert, Franz: Allegretto in C minor, D.915. Imogen Cooper, pno.
  • Schnabel, Artur: Dance suite. Geoffrey Tozer, pno.
  • Scriabin, Alexander: Two Impromptus, Op.12. Valentina Lisitsa, pno.
  • Messiaen, Olivier: Catalogue d'oiseaux: The Tawny Owl. Paul Kim, pno.

  • 11th April

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  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Piano Sonata No.17 in B Flat, K.570. Geoffrey Lancaster, fortepiano .
  • Faure, Gabriel: Barcarolle No. 1 in A minor, Op.26. Paul Crossley, pno.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Barcarolle No. 2 in G, Op.41. Paul Crossley, pno.
  • Granados, Enrique: Escenas poeticas. Douglas Riva, pno.
  • Tcherepnin A: Five Concert Studies, Op.52. Jenny Lin, pno.
  • Mompou, Federico: Cancons and Dances. Alicia de Larrocha, pno.
  • Holland, Dulcie: Piano Miniatures No.1. Dulcie Holland, pno.

  • 4th April

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: English Suite No.2 in A minor, BWV807. Ivo Pogorelich, pno.
  • Bloch, Ernest: Enfantines. Istvan Kassai, pno.
  • Ornstein, Leo: Arabesques, Op. 42. Marthanne Verbit, pno.
  • Adams, John: China Gates. Ralph van Raat, pno.
  • Franck, Cesar: Le Chasseur Maudit. Christian Ivaldi, pno., Noel Lee, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Allegro Brillant in A, Op.92. Cyril Smith, pno., Phyllis Sellick, pno.
  • Rameau, Jean-Philippe: Suite in A minor. Angela Hewitt, pno.


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