Ballet Music for 4 Hands, SJE Arts International Piano Series 2018 | University of Oxford

Ballet Music for 4 Hands, SJE Arts International Piano Series 2018

Performers
Alasdair Beatson, Viv McLean
Event date
Event time
19:30 - 21:15
Venue
SJE Arts, St John the Evangelist Church
109A Iffley Road
Oxford
OX4 1EH
Venue details

Between Marston Street and James Street, opposite the University Sports Ground

Event type
Concerts
Event cost
£25, £15, £5, under 25s £15-£5
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Programme

Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite
Ravel: La Valse
Interval
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

Since winning First Prize at the 2002 Maria Canals International Piano Competition in Barcelona, Viv McLean has had a successful career in the UK and internationally. He performs as a soloist, in concerto, with chamber groups and enjoys collaborating with other musicians, for instance Natalie Clein and David Le Page.

Scottish pianist Alasdair Beatson works prolifically as both soloist and chamber musician. Recent highlights include concerts in London’s Wigmore Hall and Kings Place and collaborations with artists including Adrian Brendel, Pekka Kuusisto, the Doric String Quartet and the Nash Ensemble. In concerto, he has appeared with, amongst others, Britten Sinfonia, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra and the Scottish Ensemble, with whom he enjoys a close association.