Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Thu 25 May 2017,
Alexander Ardakov returns for his sixth visit to Wesley Memorial Church giving a piano recital in aid of Open Doors – the Wesley Memorial Church redevelopment project. His programme includes seven variations on the theme of God Save the King (Beethoven), four Ballades (Op 23, 38, 47 and 52) (Chopin) and four works by Rachmaninov including Ten Preludes.
Alexander is a graduate of the Moscow Conservatoire and a prize winner at the Viotti International Competition in Italy. He is Professor of Piano at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in London. He combines his teaching with a career as an international recitalist of exceptional versatility and musical integrity. Among his notable radio recordings are those for BBC Radio 3 and Classic FM. His CDs include Rachmaninov’s Second Piano Concerto with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Sir Alexander Gibson.
Duration: 1 hour 45mins with interval