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What You Need to Know: Schubert's Piano Sonatas

Part of Classical Season 2017/18

Explore Schubert’s passionate music for solo piano in this lively study day of the composer’s life, world and compositions. In this special edition of What You Need to Know, the creators and hosts of comedy classical music podcast That Classical Podcast guide us through Schubert's life and works in their lively 'laugh and learn' style, weaving together contributions from academic experts and live performance from celebrated pianist Yehuda Inbar.

This event precedes the performances of Schubert’s Piano Sonatas by Mitsuko Uchida on Tue 28 Nov and Fri 1 Dec 2017.


12 noon: Introduction (That Classical Podcast)
12.10pm: Schubert's Life and Times (That Classical Podcast)
1pm: Schubert Through The Ages: Programming Schubert (Briony Cox-Williams)
1.50pm: Break
2.20pm: Exploring Schubert's Piano Sonatas In Depth: Live Performance with Yehuda Inbar (That Classical Podcast)
3.10pm: Schubert and the Salon: Women in Salon Culture (Briony Cox-Williams)
3.40pm: Audience Q&A

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Royal Festival Hall
St Paul's Roof Pavilion, Level 6, Blue Side


Booking fee: £3.00 (Members £0.00)


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