Sat 23 Jun, SJE Arts at St John the Evangelist Church
A Grade I, G.F. Bodley designed church and adjoining cloister that forms part of St Stephen's House, a Permanent Private Hall of the University.
Recently updated as a concert venue, SJE has underfloor heating and new lighting, comfortable chairs, a new toilet block, staging, and a Steinway D concert grand piano. The acoustic is superb.
SJE is on the Iffley Road opposite the University Sports Ground. Buses from Oxford city centre stop directly outside. Buses from London stop five minutes' walk away in St Clement's.
Capacity: 400 - 500
Disabled access and toilet.
Bar on site for most events.
A selection of Green Rooms for performers.
Public car parks at St Clement's and behind Tesco on Cowley Road.
Limited parking for performers and Blue Badge holders in the college and, for some events, extra parking for the general public nearby
Walking: approx. 25 mins
By Bus: approx. 15 mins, from Westgate (Stop E1), Bus 3 or 3A to Rose Hill, James Street West Stop. Also X90 and BROOKESbus U5
By car: approx. 5
109a Iffley Road,
A graduate of Moscow Conservatory, Japanese-born Maki Sekiya combines a successful career in the UK with concert commitments in Russia and Japan. Praised for her extensive repertoire and unusual programming, she offers us tonight an exciting mix of contemporary Japanese along with nineteenth and twentieth century compositions.
Années de Pèlerinage - Troisième année
Aux Cyprès de la Villa d'Este No. 2 Threnodie
Prelude Op.11 Nos. 2,11,15
Op.42 No.5, Op.8 No.11, Op.8 No.10
Ligeti: Etude for Piano No. 9, Vertige
Satoh: Bridge Ⅴ
Duration: 1 hour 55mins with interval
Optional Extra: Pre-concert dinner 6:30pm, £13 per person for 2 courses (wine and soft drinks available for additional purchase at the bar). Add concert ticket(s) to your basket and click continue to book dinner supplement.
Part of the SJE International Piano Series 2018