“He commands the stage with aristocratic ease” wrote the New York Times about Benjamin Grosvenor, before adding that his playing “makes you sigh with joy”. Today this internationally- famous young British pianist from Westcliff-on-Sea returns to his home county, and his journey through the musical worlds of Bach, Brahms, Berg and Ravel should speak for itself – with some revelatory detours along the way.
Venue: Saffron Hall13 May 2018 - 3pm
Bach French Suite No.5 in G major, BWV.816
Brahms Four Pieces for solo piano, Op.119
Brett Dean Hommage à Brahms
Debussy arr. Borwick Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune
Berg Sonata Op.1
Ravel Gaspard de la Nuit