Maria João Pires & Ashot Khachatourian


BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Thu 26 Nov 2015 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Jerwood Hall, LSO St Luke's, London

LISZT Vallée d'Obermann; Gnomenreigen (from 2 Concert Studies) 
CHOPIN Three Nocturnes Op 9; Two Nocturnes Op 27
BARTÓK Piano duet (TBC)

Maria João Pires piano
Ashot Khachatourian piano


Tickets: £12 (£10 concessions)

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Broadcast 4 December 2015 1pm


In partnership with Maria João Pires' Partitura Project supported by Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel, Belgium

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Also in this series:

Thu 8 Oct 2015:
Ingolf Wunder

Thu 29 Oct 2015:
Alice Sara Ott

Thu 5 Nov 2015:
Ashley Wass

Maria João Pires and Ashot Khachatourian play Chopin, Liszt and Bartók.

Pianist Maria João Pires, one of the world's greatest interpreters of Chopin, is a favourite with LSO audiences. In her Partitura project at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel in Belgium she mentors exceptionally gifted young pianists from around the world, including Armenian-born Ashot Khachatourian, whom she describes as 'a talent without borders – a real musician'.

This closing concert of the BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert series celebrating Chopin, Liszt and Bartók will include solo Chopin from Pires, solo Liszt from Khachatourian, and music for featuring both pianists at one keyboard.