26th Singapore International Piano Festival - Ronan O'Hora
31 May 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
BEETHOVEN Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 “Pathétique”
BRAHMS Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 5
BRAHMS Selections from Six Pieces for Piano, Op. 118
• No. 2 Intermezzo in A major - Andante teneramente
• No. 3 Ballade in G minor - Allegro energico
• No. 6 Intermezzo in E-flat minor - Andante, largo e mesto
BEETHOVEN Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 “Appassionata”
“A pianist of inward thoughtfulness and refined eloquence” (Gramophone), the veteran British pianist Ronan O’Hora has performed in every major country in Europe as well as across the USA, Canada, Australasia and South Africa and appeared at many prestigious music festivals. O’Hora also regularly gives masterclasses and sits on competition juries throughout the world. He has been Head of Keyboard Studies at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London since 1999, and in 2008 also became Head of Advanced Performance Studies. Renowned for the exquisite singing quality of his playing and purity of melodic line, Ronan O’Hora’s Beethoven and Brahms recital at this year’s Festival one to look out for.
26th Singapore International Piano Festival
The 2019 edition of the Singapore International Piano Festival brings together virtuoso pianists from four corners of the world: renowned veteran British pianist Ronan O’Hora who has played in all major cities in Europe and the USA, two Gilmore Artist Award recipients – Argentinian pianist Ingrid Fliter and Russian-born American Kirill Gerstein – as well as top Chinese pianist Sa Chen.
Victoria Concert Hall
9 Empress Place