Recital Schedule 2016-17


Tuesday 20th September 2016.  444th Recital at 7.15p.m.  Jinah Shim

Schubert:  Sonata in A Major D664
Schubert:  Impromptus Op. 90 Nos. 2,3,4
Chopin:     Fantasie in F minor Op. 49
Liszt:         Ballade No. 2 in B minor
Debussy:  L’isle Joyeuse


Tuesday 18th October 2016.  445th Recital at 7.15p.m.  Mishka Rushdie Momen

Mozart:        Fantasia in C minor K475
Janacek:      Sonata  I.X.1905
Beethoven: Sonata Op. 101
Schumann:  Waldszenen Op. 82
Schubert:     Wanderer Fantasie D.760


Tuesday 22nd November 2016.  446th Recital at 7.15pm.  Ashley Fripp

(amended programme)

Beethoven:      Sonata Op. 10 No. 3
Prokofiev:         Sonata No. 2
Rachmaninov: Prelude Op. 3 No 2; Preludes Op. 23


Tuesday 13th December 2016 at 7.15p.m.  Young pianists’ recital

An extra concert will be given by talented young pianists of our area to commemorate the work of our late Chairman, Laurie Giles, in this field.  Most of these young people have been tutored by David Murray and Eileen Bown who are well known for their musical work in the area. (Admission Price £5)


Tuesday 14th February 2017.  447th Recital at 7.15p.m.  Maria Marchant

(amended programme)

Grieg:         Lyric Pieces:  Op. 12 No. I Arietta;  Op. 43 No. I Butterfly
Grieg:         Slåtter:  Op. 72 No. IV Halling aus dem Hügel
Grieg:         Lyric Pieces:  Op. 47 No. VII Elegy;  Op. 65 No. VI Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Schubert/Liszt:  Schwanengesang:  IV Am Meer;  X Liebesbotschaft
Liszt:           Années de pèlerinage (Deuxième Année: Italie):  Sonetto 104 del Petrarcha
Granados: Goyescas – Los Majos Enamorados:  IV Qujas ó la Maja y el Ruiseñor
Albeniz:      Suite espagnole:  Op. 47 No I – Sevilla 
Balakirev/Glinka:   L’Alouette
Prokofiev:  Romeo and Juliet (Ten Pieces for Piano Op. 75):  VII Friar Laurence;  VIII Mercutio
Debussy:    PréludesX  La cathédrale engloutie
Brahms:     Intermezzo Op. 117 No. 1 in E flat major
Beethoven: Sonata Op. 27 No. 2 ‘Moonlight’: I Adagio sostenuto; II Allegretto; III Presto agitato


Tuesday 14th March 2017.  448th Recital at 7.15p.m.  Harry Nowakowski-Fox

(amended programme)

Schumann:   Kinderszenen
Beethoven:  Sonata Op.53 (Waldstein)
Chopin:         Fantasie in F minor Op.49
Schumann:  Kreisleriana


Tuesday 25th April 2017.  449th Recital at 7.15p.m.   Joseph Houston

Debussy:        3 Preludes (from Book 1)
Bartok:           3 Pieces from ‘Out of Doors’ Suite
Brahms:         Op.116  Nos.2,3,4
Liszt:               Les Cloches de Genève’
Beethoven:    Sonata in A Op.2 No.2
Chopin:           Ballade No.4


Season subscription £60
Individual recital tickets £12.50 (available at the door)
Full Time Students & those in receipt of unemployment benefit £6
Accompanied (by parent or teacher) children under 16 free

Attention Teachers and Parents: Each paying adult may bring up to 6 children under 16 for free. Share world-class music with the young people in your life.

Please note: The Pottery Room at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens is on the ground floor and is Wheelchair accessible. The museum features a power-assisted door and accessible toilets are also located on the ground floor.