Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, Gabriela Montero is unable to perform as part of The Grand Weekend. We are delighted that in her place one of the most watched classical musicians on the internet Valentina Lisitsa makes her debut at RWCMD.
If you have booked tickets for Gabriela Montero, your tickets will be valid for Valentina Lisitsa. If you no longer wish to attend, please contact box office to arrange an exchange or refund.
'For me, music is a purposeful art', says pianist Gabriela Montero – the Venezuelan pianist who has put improvisation, and the spirit of creativity, at the heart of everything she plays. Today explores the revolutionary passions of Russian music, before cutting loose the way only she can: improvising a live accompaniment to Charlie Chaplin’s silent movie classic The Immigrant, right before our eyes- and ears.
Prokofiev Sarcasms: Five Pieces for Piano & Piano Sonata No.2 in D minor
Rachmaninov Piano Sonata No.2
Stravinsky Piano Sonata in F-sharp minor
Montero Charlie Chaplin’s The Immigrant with improvised score