This event has been cancelled as we are currently closed due to coronavirus crisis.
One of Britain’s finest interpreters of Viennese repertoire presents the composers’ late masterworks for piano.
Lisney returns to Purcell Room at Queen Elizabeth Hall following his acclaimed Schubertreise series.
His current international tour focuses on the final music written by Haydn, Beethoven and Schubert: uplifting, communicative music of enduring appeal.
I have nothing but praise for James Lisney's piano playing; he combines velvet touch and wide range of colour with complete understanding of phrasing and dynamic shading. This is someone who can really give the mechanical box of wires and wood a singing soul
Haydn: Sonata in C, Hob.XVI/50 Beethoven: Sonata in A flat, Op.110 Interval Schubert: Sonata in B flat, D.960