An evening of music and conversation with pianist Martin Roscoe and Ulrich Gerhartz from Steinway & Sons.
Martin Roscoe Piano
Ulrich Gerhartz Steinway Technician
HAYDN Sonata in D Hob XVI/37
SCHUBERT Impromptu in A flat D899 No. 4
CHOPIN Nocturne in D flat Op.27 No. 2
DEBUSSY La Cathedrale Engloutie (Preludes Book 1)
BARTÓK Allegro Barbaro
LISZT Hungarian Rhapsody No. 11
The highlight event of our Steinway Piano Campaign is an evening of music and conversation with special guests, pianist Martin Roscoe and Ulrich Gerhartz, Director of Concert and Artist Services, Steinway & Sons.
In the first half, Martin and Ulrich will examine the mysteries of the piano. Ulrich is Steinway’s own virtuoso technician and his talents are indispensable to the world’s leading pianists. He will give us an insight into his amazing life as a guardian of the Steinway quality and his family of instruments around the world.
The second half showcases the talents of one of the UK’s foremost pianists with a selection of some of the most wonderful music written for piano. Funds from tickets and all donations will go towards the replacement of the Great Hall piano.
Preview Concert 6.45pm