Lara Melda (piano)
Lara Melda
Lara won the BBC Young Musician of the Year in 2010 playing the Saint-Saens Piano Concerto in the final. In the summer of 2016 she graduated from the Royal College of Music where she studied with Ian Jones. She performs regularly in Turkey and in 2017 she made her debut at the Wigmore Hall to huge acclaim and is to give another recital there later this year. In this November concert she will be playing Chopin and Rachmaninov as well as four pieces from Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet. She is most well known for her Chopin interpretations described, following a recital in Bristol, as
'one of the most outstanding performances I have ever heard of his 2nd Sonata'


Programme
Friday 15th November 2019
Chopin
Barcarolle in F sharp major
3 Nocturnes in B flat minor, E flat and B
Rachmaninov
Études Tableaux nos. 7 & 8
Prokofiev
From Romeo & Juliet op.75
Lyadov
Barcarolle in F sharp minor op.44
Rachmaninov
Preludes in D & in G minor
Chopin
Sonata no.3

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