Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight on Saturday 9th June 2018
Join us on Saturday 9th June at 7.30pm. The walls of Southwark Cathedral in the heart of London, will resound to the music of Beethoven, Chopin, Gershwin and Liszt played by British concert pianist, Warren Mailley-Smith, under the warm flicker of candlelight.
Described as 'Stunning' by Classic FM and 'The embodiment of the modern Romantic Concert pianist’ by Musical Opinion, this outstanding pianist is a favourite with audiences and venues alike. Warren Mailley-Smith has performed for the British Royal Family on many occasions, with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and has given acclaimed solo recitals at Carnegie and Wigmore Halls.
This evening's concert promises to take the listener on a spell-binding journey of moods and emotions. The audience will be treated to a programme full of poetry and virtuosic display, from Debussy's Clair de Lune, to Liszt's La Campanella in addition to celebrated works by Chopin. The evening concludes with Gershwin's ever-popular Rhapsody in Blue, with its powerful melodies, driving rhythms and glittering piano writing in this compelling kaleidoscope of jazz and classical influences.
Situated near London Bridge station and directly opposite Borough Market and the Shard, Southwark Cathedral offers visitors to London a unique concert experience, with its superb acoustic, beautiful interior and the convenience of all the bars and restaurants of Borough High Street.
Located on the banks of the Thames in one of the most exciting parts of this beautiful city, this iconic venue is easy to reach with everything you need on your doorstep for a perfect night out.
So why not treat yourself to a midsummer’s musical treat and join us for an evening of memorable uplifting music at Southwark Cathedral performed by this sensational British pianist?
Box office:tickets: £30, £25, £22, £15 (unreserved)tel: 0333 666 3366 on line: https:// www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/481071
Music Genres: Classical, Jazz
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