Fri 18 Oct, Sheldonian Theatre
The Sheldonian Theatre was erected in 1664-8 to a design by Sir Christopher Wren. Its purpose was to provide an appropriate secular venue for the principal meetings and public ceremonies of the University, and this remains its purpose today. In addition the theatre has become a leading venue for musical concerts and recitals. Please note that tickets for concerts cannot be bought at the Sheldonian.
Please note Semi Circle and Upper Gallery seats do not have backrest.
Capacity: 800 - 1000
Facilities: Toilets (also disabled), No bar
Walking: approx. 10 mins
Parking: St Giles parking, Monday - Saturday, 8am - 6.30pm and evenings from 6.30pm, Sunday, 10am - 6.30pm and evenings from 6.30pm - £1.50 up to 30 mins, £3 up to 1 hour, £5 up to 2 hours, £3 for evenings.
Sachiko Furuhata-Kersting is an international concert pianist of breathtaking virtuosity, known for leaving a lasting impression on her audiences.
Born in Yokohama, Japan, Sachiko took her first piano lesson aged 3 and later completed her piano degree at the Academy of Music in Tokyo.
She continued her studies in Germany at the Academy of Music Detmold and the Robert Schumann Academy in Dusseldorf.
Duration: 2 hours 45mins with interval
To book a Wheelchair Space, please call 01865 305 305.
Special Guests: Asaf Sirkis/Bialis IQ
Nocturne in C Sharp Minor, Op Posth
Nocturne in D-flat Major, Op. 27, No. 2
Nocturne in C Minor, Op. 48 No 1
Fantasie Impromptu in C Sharp Minor Op. 66
Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 31
Etude op 25 Nr .7
op 10 Nr .3 Tristesse
op 10 Nr .4
op 10 Nr .12 Revolutionary
Waltz in B Minor, Op 69, No. 2
in C Sharp Minor Op 64, No. 2
Polonaise No. 6 in A-flat Major Op. 53 ("Heroic")