Barbican Piano Trio, SJE Arts International Piano Series 2018

Sophie Lockett, violin, Robert Max, cello, James Kirby, piano
Event date
Event time
19:30 - 21:15
SJE Arts, St John the Evangelist church
109A Iffley Road
Venue details

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

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

SJE Arts International Piano Series 2018

Haydn: Piano Trio in E, HV:28
Schumann: Piano Trio No.3 in G minor, Op.110
Schubert: Piano Trio in B-flat, D.898

Barbican Piano Trio is known for stimulating performances and exceptional audience rapport. At home the Trio appears regularly at Wigmore Hall and in festivals and concert series around the country, abroad it has performed at major venues in the USA as well as in Europe, the Far East and South America. The Trio plays all the acclaimed masterpieces for the genre but also enjoys exploring less familiar works.
Sophie Lockett, violin, joined the Trio in 2009. She has a diverse performing career playing with orchestras including London Chamber, London Contemporary and the London Symphony.
Robert Max, cello, has been with Barbican Piano Trio for 30 years. His career encompasses solo performance, chamber music and conducting.
James Kirby, piano, reached the semi-finals of the International Tchaikovsky Competition while studying at Moscow Conservatory and returns regularly to Russia for concerto performances and to appear in festivals. Collaborations at home include with the Vanburgh Quartet and with singer, Sarah Connolly.