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Concert Schedule 2015
KOREA - UK - FRANCE - AUSTRALIA - KOREA
  KOREA
May 2015
Jan
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec
Sunday
3rd May 2015 at 19:30
SEOUL, South Korea
Seoul Arts Center Concert Hall
 
Seoul Arts Center Concert Hall
Venue: Seoul Arts Center Concert Hall,
700 Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Seoul Spring Festival

Programme:
Agay - "Happy Birthday Variations"
PDQ Bach - Sonata for Viola 4 Hands & harpsichord

Piers plays:
Castérède - Ménage à Trois for 6 Hands
with Jeremy Menuhin(Pf.), Mookie Lee Menuhin(Pf.),

Saintt-Saens - Swan (Ballet)
Sarasate - Navarra
Strauss-Schoenberg - Emperor Waltz
Schreiner - Immer Kleiner

Piers plays:
Milhaud - Scaramouche Brasileira
with Ian Yoo(Pf.),

Piazzolla - Primavera Portena (Ballet)

Piers plays:
Lavignac - Galop-Marche for piano 8 Hands
with Jeremy Menuhin(Pf.), Jae-Hyuck Cho(Pf.), Ian Yoo(Pf.)

Maratka - Czardas no.1

Tuesday
5th May 2015 at 16:00
SEOUL, South Korea
Yun Posun House
 
Venue: Yun Posun House,
8, Ga hoe dong, Seoul, 110-240, South Korea

Seoul Spring Festival

Brass Quintet Artsylvia Competition Winner

Programme:
Weber - Trio in g minor op. 63, 1st & 2nd mov.
Schumann - Romance no. 2
Schubert - 1) Der Lindenbaum 2) Ständchen
Borodin - String Quartet no.2 (3rd movement)
Khachaturian - Trio 3rd mov.

Piers plays:
Lavignac - Galop-Marche for piano 8 hands
with Jeremy Menuhin(Pf.), Jae-Hyuck Cho(Pf.), Ian Yoo(Pf.)

Maratka - Czardas no.1

Wednesday
6th May 2015 at 20:00
SEOUL, South Korea
Seoul Arts Center
IBK Chamber Hall
 
Venue: Seoul Arts Center IBK Chamber Hall

Seoul Spring Festival

Programme
Haydn -Flute Trio in D major Hob. XV-16

Piers plays:
Schubert - Piano Trio no.1
with So-Ock Kim(Vn.) Trey Lee(Vc.)

Beethoven - Septet

Thursday
7th May 2015 at 19:30
SEOUL, South Korea
Gyeonggi Arts Center
 
Venue: Gyeonggi Arts Center, 1117 Ingye-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do


Seoul Spring Festival

Programme:
Agay - "Happy Birthday Variations"
PDQ Bach - Sonata for Viola 4 Hands & harpsichord

Piers plays:
Castérède - Ménage à Trois for 6 Hands
with Jeremy Menuhin(Pf.), Mookie Lee Menuhin(Pf.),

Saintt-Saens - Swan (Ballet)
Sarasate - Navarra
Strauss-Schoenberg - Emperor Waltz
Schreiner - Immer Kleiner

Piers plays:
Milhaud - Scaramouche Brasileira
with Ian Yoo(Pf.),

Piazzolla - Primavera Portena (Ballet)

Piers plays:
Lavignac - Galop-Marche for piano 8 Hands
with Jeremy Menuhin(Pf.), Jae-Hyuck Cho(Pf.), Ian Yoo(Pf.)

Maratka - Czardas no.1

Saturday
9th May 2015 at 14:00
SEOUL, South Korea
Seoul Arts Center
 
Venue: Seoul Arts Center IBK Chamber Hall

Seoul Spring Festival

Piers plays:

Brahms - Piano Quartet no.3

Programme:
Jeeyoung Kim - "Fanfare"
C. Reinecke - Trio for Oboe, Horn and Piano, Op.188
A. Khachaturian - Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
-intermission-
R. Schumann - 3 Romances for Oboe and Piano, Op.94
J. Brahms - Piano Quartet No.3 in c minor, Op.60

Saturday
9th May 2015 at 19:30
SEOUL, South Korea
Seoul Arts Center
 
Venue: Seoul Arts Center IBK Chamber Hall

Seoul Spring Festival

Piers plays:

Franck - Piano Quintet

Programme:J.Haydn - Piano Trio in C Major, Hob.XV:27
J.Brahms - Clarinet Trio in a minor, Op.114
-interval-
J.Ibert - The Gardener of Samos for Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Violin, Cello and Percussion
C.Franck - Piano Quintet in f minor, FWV 7

Friday
15th May 2015 at 19:00

LONDON

Venue: Reform Club, 104 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5EW
Recital with Tasmin Little, (Violinist)

Programme:
Schubert - Rondo Brilliant in B minor, D895
John Ireland - Sonata for Violin and Piano no.1 in D minor
Ravel - Tzigane

Reform Club website

     
June 2015
Jan
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec
Tuesday
9th June 2015 at 19:30

LONDON


Holy Trinity Church

Venue: Holy Trinity Church, 
Sloane Square 
SW1X 9BZ
A concert in aid of The International Trust for Croatian Monuments

Piers shall accompany soprano Ivana Lazar and mezzo-soprano Dubravka Separovic Musovic in

Songs and Arias by Berlioz, Prokofiev, Strauss
( including the Four Last Songs),
Dora Pejačević (Vier Lieder op. 30)
and Wagner (the Wesendonck Lieder).

Concert Information Link
Saturday
13th June 2015
LONDON
Venue: Arts Club, 7 Exton Street, Waterloo, London SE1 8UE
Piers adjudicates for the Hattori Foundation at the Arts Club in Exton Street, Waterloo.

Link to Hattori Foundation
Tuesday
16th June 2015 at 19:00
PRESSAC-sur-DORDOGNE, France
Festival Information
Venue: Domaine du Faure, Pressac sur Dordogne, France.

First Annual Piano Festival (June 13th - June 19th 2015)

Piers plays:

The complete Chopin Nocturnes by candlelight (With story and insights)

Orfeo and Bacchus Website information

Thursday
18th June 2015 at 19:30
LINCOLN


Venue: Lincoln Cathedral, Minster Yard, Lincoln LN2 1PX
Recital with Tasmin Little, (Violinist)

Programme:
Sir Arthur Bliss - Sonata
Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending
Vaughan Williams - Sonata

This charity event is part of a 4-day festival to mark the ownership of the Cathedral’s fourth Magna Carta, and as part of the 800th anniversary
celebrations in 2015 of the Magna Carta.

Lincoln Cathedral website

Friday
19th June 2015 at 11:00 - 13:00
LINCOLN


Website for Festival
Venue: Harper Recital Hall, Lincoln Minster School, Upper Lindum Street, Lincoln LN2 5RW

Website Link

Piers Lane Recital

Eastern Three Choirs Festival

Programme:
Scarlatti - Short Sonata in B minor (Longon No. 33)
Scarlatti - Short Sonata in G major (Longon No. 347)
J.S. Bach - Prelude and Fugue in C sharp major, Bk. 1, No. 3
Brahms - Intermezzo in B Minor Op.119 No.1
Brahms - Intermezzo in E minor Op. 119 No. 2
Brahms - Intermezzo in C Op.119 No.3
Chopin - Scherzo No. 1 in B minor, Op. 20
Chopin - Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor Op.31
Chopin - Scherzo No. 3 in C sharp minor, Op. 39
Chopin - Scherzo No. 4 in E major, Op. 54

Lincoln Cathedral website

Saturday
20th June 2015 at 15:00
BECCLES, Suffolk
Venue: The Old Granary Studio, Priory Farm, Maypole Green, Toft Monks, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 0EZ

Piers plays:

Programme:
Mozart - Sonata in B flat major K333
Beethoven - Sonata Op 57 ('Appassionata')
Chopin - Four Scherzi

Old Granary Studio website

Sunday
28th June 2015 at 15:00
BRISBANE, Qld, Australia
Venue: Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), Grey Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101, Australia


Southern Cross Soloists info
& Box Office
French Revelations with Southern Cross Soloists

Piers plays:

Poulenc - Trio
Chausson - Chanson Perpetuelle
Poulenc - Sonata for Flute and Piano
Saint-Saens - Allegro Scherzando and
Presto from Concerto No 2 in g minor
   
July 2015
Jan
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec
Tuesday - Friday
7th July - 10th July 2015
MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia
Australasian Piano Pedagogy Conference
Venue: Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School, Melbourne.
Piers will be in Melbourne as Patron of the Australasian Piano Pedagogy Conference

on July 9th at 7pm
Piers plays a recital of the programme played by Dame Myra Hess for the opening of the legendary National Gallery Concerts

Scarlatti -Two Sonatas : b minor L33 and  G major L347
Bach - Two Preludes and Fugues
Book 1: C# major No 3 and  Bb minor No 22
Beethoven - Sonata in f minor Op 57 ( Appassionata)
Schubert: - Selection of German Dances, Landler and Sentimental WaltzesD 783 Nos 1,2,3,4,5; D790 No3; D783 No 10; D779 No 13.
Chopin - Nocturne in Db major Op 27 No 1, Waltz in Eb Op 18
Brahms - Intermezzi Op 119 No 1 in B minor,
No.2 in B minor, No.3 in C Major                                              
Bach/Hess - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Sunday
12th July 2015 at 15:00
BRISBANE, Qld, Australia

Conservatorium Theatre
Venue: Conservatorium Theatre

Further Informaton


Programme:
Mozart: - Sonata in B flat Major, K333
Beethoven - Sonata Op 57 ( 'Appassionata')
Chopin - Four Scherzi
Wednesday
15th July 2015 at 18:00
TOOWOOMBA, Qld, Australia


USQ Arts Theatre,
Toowoomba
Venue: USQ Arts Theatre,Toowoomba


Information & Box Office
USQ Artsworx Twilight Series

Piano at Twilight – Piers Lane

Internationally renowned Australian-born pianist Piers Lane will perform a night of elegant and classical traditional works.

Works by Chopin

Hosted by the USQ Academic Services Division.

Saturday
18th July 2015 at 20:00
PENRITH, NSW, Australia

The "Joan"
Venue: Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre, Penrith

Further info & Box Office
Piers Lane - Richard Bonynge Piano Series. Music at its finest.

Programme:
Mozart: - Sonata in B flat Major K333
Beethoven - Sonata Op 57 ( 'Appassionata')
Chopin - Four Scherzi
Sunday
19th July 2015 at 15:00
WOOLAHRA, NSW, Australia
Goethe Institut
Venue: Goethe-Institut, 90 Ocean Street, Woollahra, NSW 2025 Australia
PO Box 37, NSW 1350
Tel. +61 2 83568333

Goethe-Institut website
Fundraising concert
for Friends of Sydney International Piano Competition


Piers plays:
Chopin -
Nocturnes Op 9 Nos 1,2,3, Op 15 Nos 1 and 2
Op 27 Nos 1 and 2, Op 48 No 1, Op 62 No 1 in C# minor, Op Post
Monday
20th July 2015 at TBA
TBA, NSW, Australia
Theme & Variations Foundation
Fundraising concert for Theme and Variations Foundation,
of which Piers is Patron.


Piers plays a recital of the programme played by Dame Myra Hess for the opening of the legendary National Gallery Concerts

Scarlatti -Two Sonatas : b minor L33 and  G major L347
Bach - Two Preludes and Fugues
Book 1: C# major No 3 and  Bb minor No 22
Beethoven - Sonata in f minor Op 57 ( Appassionata)
Schubert: - Selection of German Dances, Landler and Sentimental WaltzesD 783 Nos 1,2,3,4,5; D790 No3; D783 No 10; D779 No 13.
Chopin - Nocturne in Db major Op 27 No 1, Waltz in Eb Op 18
Brahms - Intermezzi Op 119 No 1 in B minor,
No.2 in B minor, No.3 in C Major                                              
Bach/Hess - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
 
Australian Festival of Chamber Music
Friday
31th July 2015 at 20:00
TOWNSVILLE, Qld, Australia

Townsville Civic Theatre
Venue: Townsville Civic Theatre


Webpage for this concert
James Cook University Opening Night Concert – Transfigured Night

Mendelssohn- Piano Sextet in D major Op.110
Jack Liebeck, Hartmut Rohde, David Harding, Louise Hopkins, Rohan Dasika, Piers Lane

   
August 2015
Jan
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec
Saturday
1st August 2015 at 10:00
TOWNSVILLE, Qld, Australia

Townsville Civic Theatre - C2
Venue: C2, Townsville Civic Theatre


Webpage for this concert
Concert Conversations with Piers Lane 1

Piers chats with David Harding, Lorna McGhee, Irina Morozova, Hartmut Rohde, Ike See and Tristram Williams.

Handel/Halvorsen - Passacaglia
Ike See, David Harding

Liza Lim -Wild Winged-One - aria for trumpet in C (with wacky whistle)
Tristram Williams

Frank Bridge - Lament H.117 (For Catherine, Aged 9, “Lusitania” 1915)
Hartmut Rohde, Irina Morozova

Debussy arr. Lorna McGhee - Sonata for Violin and Piano in g minor L140
Lorna McGhee, Piers Lane

Monday
3rd August 2015 at 10:00
TOWNSVILLE, Qld, Australia

Townsville Civic Theatre
Venue: Townsville Civic Theatre


Webpage for this concert
Concert Conversations with Piers Lane 2

In this special edition of Concert Conversations we move into the Civic Theatre for an extended chat with Piotr Anderszewski, Louise Hopkins, Benjamin Martin and Li-Wei Qin.

Piers Lane will interview the musicians for approximately 75 minutes, and we will finish with a leisurely morning tea for all in the foyer.

Please note there will be no interval or artists performing at this event

Wednesday
5th August 2015 at 10:00
TOWNSVILLE, Qld, Australia

Townsville Civic Theatre - C2
Venue: C2, Townsville Civic Theatre


Webpage for this concert
Concert Conversations with Piers Lane 3

Piers chats with Michael Collins, Rainer Hersch, Ben Jacks and Jack Liebeck.

Gluck/Kreisler - Mélodie from Orfeo ed Euridice
(Dance of the Blessed Spirits)
Jack Liebeck, David Selig

Verdi/Lovreglio - Fantasy on Themes from La Traviata
Michael Collins, David Selig

Brahms - Horn Trio in E flat Major Op.40
Ben Jacks, Jack Liebeck, David Selig

Thursday
6th August 2015 at 10:00
TOWNSVILLE, Qld, Australia

Townsville Civic Theatre - C2
Venue: C2, Townsville Civic Theatre


Webpage for this concert
Concert Conversations with Piers Lane 4

Piers chats with Neal Peres da Costa, Rohan Dasika, Scott Kinmont, Shannon Pittaway, Eugene Ughetti and Valda Wilson.

Anthony Pateras - Hypnagogics
Eugene Ughetti

Attilio Ariosti - Pur alfin Gentil Viola – cantata for solo voice, viola d’amore and continuo
Valda Wilson, David Harding, Neal Peres da Costa, Rohan Dasika

Oliver Knussen - Turbo
Rohan Dasika

Daniel Schnyder - Duo Concertante
Shannon Pittaway, Scott Kinmont

Javier Álvarez - Temezcal
Eugene Ughetti

Friday
7th August 2015 at 10:00
TOWNSVILLE, Qld, Australia

Townsville Civic Theatre - C2
Venue: C2, Townsville Civic Theatre


Webpage for this concert
Concert Conversations with Piers Lane 5

Piers chats with Tamara-Anna Cislowska, Hartmut Rohde and composer David Sampson.

Tamara-Anna Cislowska’s disc of the complete keyboard works by Peter Sculthorpe was released immediately after his death last year. Here she pays tribute to him in small works ranging from 1945 to 2011, ending up under the piano!

Sculthorpe - Falling Leaves
Seascape
Left Bank Waltz
Djilile
Riverina (Thanksgiving)
Tamara-Anna Cislowska

Sculthorpe - Tailitnama Song
Hartmut Rohde, Tamara-Anna Cislowska

Sculthorpe - Landscape
Tamara-Anna Cislowska

Saturday
8th August 2015 at 10:00
TOWNSVILLE, Qld, Australia

Townsville Civic Theatre - C2
Venue: C2, Townsville Civic Theatre


Webpage for this concert
Concert Conversations with Piers Lane 6

Piers chats with Neal Peres da Costa, Rohan Dasika, Scott Kinmont, Shannon Pittaway, Eugene Ughetti and Valda Wilson.

Anthony Pateras - Hypnagogics
Eugene Ughetti

Attilio Ariosti - Pur alfin Gentil Viola – cantata for solo voice, viola d’amore and continuo
Valda Wilson, David Harding, Neal Peres da Costa, Rohan Dasika

Oliver Knussen - Turbo
Rohan Dasika

Daniel Schnyder - Duo Concertante
Shannon Pittaway, Scott Kinmont

Javier Álvarez - Temezcal
Eugene Ughetti

Saturday
8th August 2015 at 20:00
TOWNSVILLE, Qld, Australia

Townsville Civic Theatre
Venue: Townsville Civic Theatre


Webpage for this concert
Festival Farewell – The Three Dancers

Franck - Prelude, Fugue and Variation in b minor Op.18
James Crabb, Piers Lane

Jacques Castérède - Ménage à trois
David Selig, Tamara-Anna Cislowska, Piers Lane

Friday - Sunday
14th - 16th August 2015
BANGALOW, NSW, Australia
Venue: A&I Hall, Bungalow


Webpage for the Festival (Booking Link)
For thirteen years, the Southern Cross Soloists have proudly presented the Bangalow Music Festival. Delighting audiences from around the country, each festival presents the highest calibre chamber and orchestral musicians from around the world, whose Australian appearances are exclusive to the Bangalow Music Festival.

This boutique festival nestled in the Northern NSW Hinterland is a unique experience unlike any other as it boasts an all-around holiday lifestyle experience, complete with inspiring music, food, scenery, relaxation, and camaraderie.
Friday
21st August 2015 at TBC
DARWIN, Australia

Venue: TBC


Webpage for this concert

(details not yet added)
Darwin Festival

Piers plays

Chopin - Complete Nocturnes

Sunday
23rd August 2015 at TBC
BRISBANE, Qld, Australia

Venue: Conservatorium Theatre, Griffith University, South Bank, Brisbane


About the competition

Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition

Piers plays
Saint-Saens - Concerto No 2 in g minor Op 22
with Queensland Conservatorium Orchestra

Monday - Friday week
24th August 2015 - 4th September
BRISBANE, Qld, Australia

Venue: Conservatorium Theatre, Griffith University, South Bank, Brisbane


Piano Competition page about Piers
Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition

Piers chairs the jury of the
Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition

 
... more to come ....