Howard Skempton's hauntingly beautiful Solitary Highland Song opens a programme featuring pieces from William Howard's albums Sixteen Love Songs and Sixteen Contemporary Love Songs. He will also play works by Mendelssohn and Chopin and will give the world premiere of 24 Preludes and Fugues by Howard Skempton. Before the concert (7.00pm) Clemency Burton-Hill will host a discussion with William Howard and Howard Skempton.
Wednesday 11th July 2018 7.30pm Oundle International Festival
Josef Suk Love Song, Granados The Maiden and the Nightingale, Four Liszt Love Song Arrangements (Mendelssohn, Schubert, Schumann and Liszt), Mendelssohn Rondo Capriccioso Op.15, Five Contemporary Love Songs (Richard Reed Parry, David Knotts, Elena Kats-Chernin, Joby Talbot, Cheryl Frances-Hoad), Chopin Scherzo No.2 in B flat minor, Chopin Ballade No.1 in G minor
Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd April 2018 Goods Shed Arts Centre, Tetbury, Glos
A weekend of events presented by William Howard to include In Love with the Piano (11am Saturday), an Exploration of Chopin's 4th Ballade (5pm Saturday) and a recital of romantic piano works and love songs new and old (5pm Sunday) Further information and tickets