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Professional concert: Piano Circus

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“Totally compelling”  The Guardian

“This zany combination of six pianists is pure musical theatre. The effects mesmerize”  The Observer

“Extraordinary to behold”  The Times “Piano Circus is spectacular. If contemporary music has any equivalent to the Red Arrows, then this ensemble must surely be it.” BBC Music Magazine

Recognised as one of the world’s leading contemporary music ensembles for more than a quarter of a century, Piano Circus comprises six pianists performing specially commissioned works by a wide variety of composers.

A Piano Circus performance is one of the music world’s unique experiences. In their trademark circular setup, combining classical virtuosity and uncanny precision with an incisive, contemporary approach, the intensity of their onstage rapport has a compelling effect on the audience.

Programme to include:

J S Bach (arranged by Neil Georgeson): Triple Concerto in D minor BWV1063,   Steve Reich: Six Pianos,  Graham Fitkin: Totti,  Adrian Sutton: Aerobatics Over Lake Wanaka,  
Gustav Holst: Jupiter,  Graham Fitkin: Log,  Marc-Andre Hamelin (arranged by James Young): Circus Galop & Scott Joplin (arranged by Marc-Andre Hamelin): Maple Leaf Rag

 

Venue: Antonin Artaud theatre

Tickets: £8 full price £5 concessions (Free for student members and friends of Brunel Arts)

Tickets available from Brunel Arts' Reception, by phone 01895 266074

or via Eventbrite.co.uk  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/piano-circus-tickets-54532357750