Extra Sergei concert to be staged at Crich

Two thrilling evenings of classical piano music, with virtuoso pianist Sergei Podobedov are being held at Crich Glebe Field Centre on February 22 and 23, at 7.30pm.

The Saturday night has already sold out so the organisers have added in an extra concert on the Sunday. There are still tickets for this available so if you missed out the first time around contact David Lane.

Sergei, who now lives in Belper, is a graduate of the Moscow Central School of Music, the Tchaikovsky Conservatory, and the Royal College of Music.

He was the first recipient of a Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, Scholarship at the Royal College of Music, and the youngest winner of the Edward Boyle Award in London.

His performance in Crich will be a mixed programme from the Renaissance, Baroque and classical repertoire. It will include: Beethoven’s  Moonlight Sonata, and Chopin’s Polonaise, with further works by Rachmaninoff, and others. This is a unique opportunity to hear a world renowned pianist in Crich, playing on a concert grand, specially brought in for the occasion.

Tickets from 01773 853 260 or david@joylane.org.uk