Programme: Schubert - Impromptu in C minor, D899 no.1Brahms - Three Intermezzi op.117Schubert - Impromptu in G flat, D899 no.3 Beethoven - Sonata in E major op.109
Schubert – Impromptu in C minor, D899 no.1
Brahms – Three Intermezzi op.117
Schubert – Impromptu in G flat, D899 no.3
Beethoven – Sonata in E major op.109
Nathan Williamson (b.1978) is a pianist, composer and artistic director. Alongside regular solo, chamber and concerto performances, Nathan is in demand for new work from a wide variety of artists both at home and abroad. He also stages and facilitates projects at local and national level, ranging from collaborations on new repertoire, performances for the concert hall and theatre, and music-making activities for musicians of all ages and abilities.
Nathan celebrated Beethoven’s 250th anniversary in 2020 with a cycle of the complete Piano Concertos with the Prometheus Orchestra at Aldeburgh Jubilee Hall. The first four concertos were performed over a weekend in February, but the ‘Emperor’ Concerto, originally scheduled for October, has been postponed.
Nathan’s debut recording, Brahms and Schubert: Late Piano Works, was reviewed by Donald Sturrock as ‘a truly electrifying debut from a musician with a rare marriage of thoughtfulness and passion… I doubt this Sonata [Schubert D.959] has ever had a more powerful advocate.’ His first CD for SOMM, Great American Sonatas (2017), was hailed by Musical Opinion as ‘a landmark in recordings of American Piano Music’ and his second disc, Colour and Light, of British 20th century piano works, was chosen as Album of the Month in International Piano Quarterly: ‘No praise could be high enough of Williamson’s performances…
Saturday 19th of June at 11.00 & 14.30 (repeated programme)
Doors open at 10.45 & 14.15 (repeated programme)
Performances start at 11.00 and 14.30
Available from the Aldeburgh Jubilee Hall Box Office HERE
or on Tuesday and Friday from 10-12pm at the AJH corner office
Seating has been set up in ‘bubbles’. Please book the appropriate ‘bubble’ for the the size of your party. If you have difficulties booking your tickets please call 07854650770
(Saturday) 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Aldeburgh Jubilee Hall