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PUSHKIN HOUSE MUSIC SALON: Shostakovich: Piano & Theremin

September 15 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

| £20 (£16/£5)

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‘Brilliant Japanese pianist, Maki Sekiya, presents a recital that juxtaposes two Shostakovich piano sonatas with Russian contemporary pieces. ‘Yarilo’ by Moscow-trained composer, Nikolay Korndorf, is one of the great classics of Russian contemporary keyboard music. Maki will be joined for the pieces by Yusopova and Popoff, by the exceptional theremin player, Lydia Kavina, for an exclusive performance of this rarely played instrument.

Programme:

Shostakovich: Piano Sonata No. 1

Iraida Yusopova: Kitezh-19

Nikolai Korndorf: Yarilo

Andrew Popoff: Wind from the East

Pavlenko: La musique a bis

Shostakovich: Piano Sonata No. 2.’ (PH)

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Date:
September 15, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
£20 (£16/£5)
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Website:
http://www.pushkinhouse.org/events/2017/7/28/a-concert-of-20th-century-russian-music

Venue

Pushkin House
Phone:
020 7269 9770
5A Bloomsbury Square, London, WC1A 2TA
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Website:
www.pushkinhouse.org