Martin Roscoe: Solo Recital

Music at Storyhouse Running from
Last event: Wednesday 24 July at 8pm
  • Unreserved Seated: £24
    Standing: £10
    Mezzanine (restricted view): £5
    Each ticket is subject to a £1.50 booking fee
  • The Kitchen

Part of: Chester Music Festival

Runcorn-raised international piano star Martin Roscoe brings a treasure chest of classical jewels to Storyhouse this summer.

Mozart’s Fantasy in D minor has been described as ‘an intriguing sound puzzle’, while Schubert’s two short but startlingly sweet Impromptus ooze with luscious lyrical romanticism.

Beethoven’s Pathétique Sonata is also deeply romantic – as well as tempestuous – and if you recognise the achingly tender second movement it could be because Billy Joel borrowed it for his song This Night.

Then, after the interval, prepare to be charmed by Debussy’s captivating Children’s Corner and swept away through a series of Chopin melodies which show why after 40 years, Roscoe remains one of the most versatile virtuosos playing today.

Duration

Approx 100 mins

Time details

Inc. interval

Festival Chester Music Festival
Storyhouse

This year we’re proud to bring you an exciting line-up of young world-class talent who are performing some brilliant music in unexpected spaces here at Storyhouse.