Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Fri 4 Aug 2017,
We regret to announce that Menahem Pressler has had to withdraw from his recital performance on Friday 4 August 2017 due to an infection. We are very sorry for this disappointing news, and we wish Menahem Pressler a swift recovery.
In place of Menahem Pressler's recital the Oxford Piano Festival is delighted to welcome Sunwook Kim who has kindly stepped in at very short notice.
Sunwook Kim won the prestigious Leeds International Piano Competition in 2006 aged just 18, becoming the competition’s youngest winner for 40 years. Since then, he has appeared with some of the world’s leading orchestras, including the London Philharmonic and Symphony orchestras and Philharmonia Orchestra as well as the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra for his BBC Proms debut in Summer 2014.
Sunwook Kim will perform the following programme:
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 'Pathétique'
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 ‘Moonlight'
Liszt: Années de pèlerinage II, S.161 ‘Italie'
Duration: 2:00 with interval
Oxford Piano Festival
Event not suited for children under 5.
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