Christian Ihle Hadland: Czech Roots

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BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Fri 10 May 2019 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Jerwood Hall, LSO St Luke's, London

SMETANA Selections from ‘Czech Dances’
JANÁČEK On an Overgrown Path – Selections from Book II
MARTINŮ Étude in A minor; Polka in A minor (from Études and Polkas, Book I)
VOŘÍŠEK Piano Sonata in B-flat minor

Christian Ihle Hadland piano

Tickets: £14 (£12 concessions)
NB Unallocated seating

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Part of 2018/19 Season

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Immerse yourself in the rhythms, sounds and folk roots of music by Czech composers, as Christian Ihle Hadland launches this new series.

Norwegian pianist Christian Ihle Hadland – a former BBC New Generation Artist – launches this series with music for solo piano. Contrasting selections from Smetana's exhuberant, lyrical and rich Czech Dances with Janáček's dark and moody On an Overgrown Path.

Running parallel to Sir Simon Rattle's exploration of Czech music, and the folk traditions behind it, with the London Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican, this series of BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concerts at LSO St Luke's takes a look at solo and chamber music by Czech composers.


Recorded for future broadcast on BBC Radio 3

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