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Tristan pops back from ‘down-under’ and other events.

thOur good friend and popular pianist Tristan Lee returns to the UK for a short visit. He appears at all our venues. His first is at Christ Church and is the 27th Annual Meg and Don Hetherington Memorial Recital.

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TRISTAN LEE
 (Australia) piano
Beethoven & Liszt
Sun 19th Nov.  at 7.30 pm Christ Church – North Shields
Mon. Nov. 20th at 1 pm St. Andrew’s
Tue. Nov. 21st at 2 pm The ARC – Stockton
Thur. Nov. 23rd at 2.30 pm Belmont – Durham
Fri. Nov. 24th at 1 pm Y Studio
Sat. Nov. 25th at noon St. James’ & St. Basil’s

EXTRA – EXTRA!

On Friday 8th December in Christ Church Parish Centre at 7.30 pm there will be a ‘BRAHMSIAD’ featuring Favourite songs, Vocal ensembles and Piano Works by JOHANNES BRAHMS. Further information from John McCauley on 0191 2526690

Change of performer:

Please be aware that the December recitals advertised as Jonathan Middleton will now be performed by Luke Jones. His programme will include Chopin’s Op. 10 Etudes & Rachmaninoff’s Op. 39 Etudes. For details see the diary below.

Luke Jones was born in Wales and studied at Chetham’s, Manchester and in Italy (2013-2015). He has won numerous prizes in competitions around Europe and broadcast on BBC Radio Wales and Radio Vaticana and Telepace in Italy. He has had masterclasses from notable pianists and teachers including Leslie Howard, Bernard Roberts, Peter Donohoe and Stephen Hough.

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Autumn Season 2017

 

The diary

 

Recent performers:
BERLIN JAZZ QUARTET Sept. 13th – 16th
 VIV McLEAN  Piano Sept. 16th – 19th
RAN Feng (China) Piano Sept. 22nd – 24th
 VIV McLEAN Piano Oct. 12th – 13th
 TAMILA SALIMDJANOVA
(Uzbekistan) Piano
 Oct. 14th
 GIULIO TAMPALINI (Italy) guitar  Oct. 16th & 17th
St. Peter’s Church
Handel’s Messiah
Oct. 29th
Upcoming:
TRISTAN LEE
 (Australia) piano
Beethoven & Liszt
Sun. Nov. 19th at 7.30 pm Christ Church – North Shields
Mon. Nov. 20th at 1 pm St. Andrew’s
Tue. Nov. 21st at 2 pm The ARC – Stockton
Thur. Nov. 23rd at 2.30 pm Belmont – Durham
Fri. Nov. 24th at 1 pm Y Studio
Sat. Nov. 25th at noon St. James’ & St. Basil’s
EXTRA A ‘BRAHMSIAD’
 Friday Dec. 8th at 7.30 pm  Christ Church – North Shields
ANNUAL DINNER LUKE JONES
Sun Dec. 10th – 7.30 for 8 pm Christ Church – North Shields
LUKE JONES
Piano
Chopin & Rachmaninoff
Thur. Dec. 14th at 2.30 pm Belmont – Durham
Fri. Dec. 15th at 1 pm Y Studio
Sat. Dec. 16th at 7.30 pm Christ Church – North Shields
 Mon. Dec. 18th at 1 pm St. Andrew’s

And in the spring of 2018 :

BEN LAXTON (baritone): a final year student at Newcastle University.

MARTIN COUSIN: an old friend, who we marketed as “The Hands of Shine” many years ago, with an “All Chopin” programme

CALLUM McLACHLAN,:18 year-old son of Murray McLachlan, becomes our latest “Young Lion”

MARK VINER. – who impressed with his visit last year