Works showcasing the majestic soundscape of the piano as a solo instrument, in a chamber ensemble or with orchestra

Damian Neylon
Alan Marshall


15th January

Show Playlist
  • Handel, George Frederic: Harmonious Blacksmith, Air and variations. Tessa Birnie, pno.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Piano Sonata in D, Hob.XVI.19. Ivo Pogorelich, pno.
  • Ravel, Maurice: Piano Sonata. Tessa Birnie, pno.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Elegy, Op.3/1. Elyane Laussade, pno.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Variations on a theme of Corelli, Op.42. Helene Grimaud, pno.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Polonaise in C sharp minor, Op.26/1. Idil Biret, pno.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Polonaise in E flat minor, Op.26/2. Idil Biret, pno.
  • Holland, Dulcie: Nocturne. Dulcie Holland, pno.
  • Holland, Dulcie: Mini-toccata. Dulcie Holland, pno.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Sonata No.10 in G, Op.14/2. Daniel Barenboim, pno.

  • 8th January

    Show Playlist
  • Gershwin, George (arr. Gershwin, George): I Got Rhythm Variations (Two pianos). Katia Labeque, pno., Marielle Labeque, pno.
  • Janacek, Leos: In the Mists. Leif Ove Andsnes, pno.
  • Carmichael, John: Bravura Waltzes. Victor Sangiorgio, pno.
  • Albeniz, Isaac: Iberia, Book 2. Jean-Francois Heisser, pno.
  • Ravel, Maurice: Rapsodie espagnole. Robert Chamberlain, pno., Rohan Murray, pno.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Four Etudes, Op.2. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Villa-Lobos, Heitor: Children's Carnival. Nelson Freire, pno.
  • Churchill, Frank (arr. Wild, Earl): Reminiscences of Snow White. Earl Wild, pno.
  • Mayerl, Billy: Marigold. Piers Lane, pno.

  • 1st January

    Show Playlist
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Prelude and Fugue in F minor, BWV881. Glenn Gould, pno.
  • Scarlatti, Domenico: Sonata in E minor, K402. Andras Schiff, pno.
  • Liszt, Franz: Consolations, S172. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Godowsky, Leopold: Passacaglia. David Stanhope, pno.
  • Schubert, Franz: Klavierstucke, D.946. Alfred Brendel, pno.
  • Scriabin, Alexander: Eight etudes, Op.43. Piers Lane, pno.
  • Poulenc, Francis: Napoli FP40, Suite for piano. Antony Gray, pno.
  • Chua, Sonny: Red Hot Rhapsodies. Sonny Chua, pno.
  • Bax, Sir Arnold: Mediterranean. Eric Parkin, pno.

  • 25th December

    Show Playlist
  • Liszt, Franz: Christmas tree, S186. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Schumann, Robert: Kinderszenen Op.15. Sir Clifford Curzon, pno.
  • Dohnanyi, Ernst von: Pastorale (Hungarian Christmas song). Markus Pawlik, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich (arr. Economou, Nicolas): The Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a. Martha Argerich, pno., Nicolas Economou, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: The Seasons, Op.37b - December. Mikhail Pletnev, pno.
  • Balakirev, Mily A.: Piano Sonata in B flat minor. Danny Driver, pno.
  • Howard, Leslie: Yuletide Pastoral, Op.33a. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Grainger, Percy: Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Nielsen, Carl: Dream of Merry Christmas, FS34. Mina Miller, pno.

  • 18th December

    Show Playlist
  • Scarlatti, Domenico: Sonata in D minor, K176. Francesco Nicolosi, pno.
  • Schubert, Franz: Divertissement a la Hongroise in G minor, D.818. Alexander Mogilevesky, pno., Martha Argerich, pno.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Polonaise in F sharp minor, Op.44. Vladimir Horowitz, pno.
  • Schumann, Robert: Traumerei, Op.15/7. Vladimir Horowitz, pno.
  • Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario: Waves: Two Studies for piano. Arabella Teniswood-Harvey, pno.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Sonata No.18 in E flat, Op.31/3. Gerard Willems, pno.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Theme and Variations in D minor after the String Sextet, Op.18. Alfred Brendel, pno.
  • Gottschalk, Louis: Pasquinade, Caprice, Op.59. John Martin, pno.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Autumn. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Waltz of Things Past. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Conversation. Elena Kats-Chernin, pno., Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Britten, Benjamin: Mazurka Elegiaca Op.23/2. Ronan O'Hora, pno., Stephen Hough, pno.

  • 11th December

    Show Playlist
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Invitation to the Dance, Op.65 (Piano). Geoffrey Tozer, pno.
  • Peterson-Berger, Wilhelm: Flowers from Frosen, Book 1, Op.16. Niklas Sivelov, pno.
  • Strauss R (arr. Grainger, Percy): Fantasy on the Final Love Duet, Rosenkavalier. David Stanhope, pno.
  • Medtner, Nikolai: Three Arabesques, Op.7. Hamish Milne, pno.
  • Debussy, Claude: Images, Set 1. Zoltan Kocsis, pno.
  • Debussy, Claude: Images, Set 2. Zoltan Kocsis, pno.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Impromptu No.3 in A flat, Op.34. Matthew Kam, pno.
  • Schmitt, Florent: Three waltz-nocturnes. Pascal le Corre, pno.
  • Mayerl, Billy: Marigold. Piers Lane, pno.

  • 4th December

    Show Playlist
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Prelude and Fugue in E Minor, Op.35/1. Benjamin Grosvenor, pno.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Sonata No.31 in A flat, Op.110. Geoffrey Saba, pno.
  • Martin, Frank: Esquisse. Julie Adam, pno.
  • Martin, Frank: Rhythmic Study. Julie Adam, pno.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.36. Yakov Kasman, pno.
  • Griffes, Charles Tomlinson: The Fountain of the Acqua Paola. Arabella Teniswood-Harvey, pno.
  • Griffes, Charles Tomlinson: Clouds. Arabella Teniswood-Harvey, pno.
  • Debussy, Claude: Suite Bergamasque. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Okamoto, Kanako: La Nuit. Michael Kieran Harvey, pno.
  • Grainger, Percy: In a Nutshell: Pastoral. Penelope Thwaites, pno.

  • 27th November

    Show Playlist
  • Bach JC: Sonata in A, Op.17/5. Alberto Nose, pno.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Six Bagatelles, Op.126. Stephen Kovacevich, pno.
  • Glinka, Mikhail: Three Mazurkas. Christopher Headington, pno.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Piano Sonata No.3 in B minor, Op.58. Martha Argerich, pno.
  • Rubinstein, Anton: Melody in F, Op.3/1. Christopher Headington, pno.
  • Maroufi, Javad: Prelude Nos.1 - 5. Amir Farid, pno.
  • Poulenc, Francis: Nocturnes. Antony Gray, pno.
  • Sculthorpe, Peter: Two easy pieces. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.


  • Since 1927, Kawai has been building pianos recognised to be among the finest in the world and to have advanced the technology of pianos through our commitment to innovation.