In October 2015, at the age of sixteen, Julian Trevelyan won
the prestigious Long-Thibaud international piano competition in Paris. He has
subsequently appeared on France 3 TV in Les Victoires, the annual classical
music awards ceremony, where he performed the first movement of Schumanns
piano concerto. He was a finalist in the piano category of the BBC Young
Musician competition in 2014 and features again in 2016.
his success in Paris, Julian now has concerts throughout France, as well as
Russia, America, and Switzerland. In October, he will be performing Bartóks
3rd Piano Concerto in the Palace of Arts in Budapest, Hungary.
programme for Julians recital starts with Chopins dramatic second sonata,
with its famous Funeral March. This is followed by Debussys impressionistic
Images include the shimmering Reflets dans leau (reflections in the water) and
two impromptus by Schubert. In the second half, Julian plays a work inspired by
and evocative of the Tango, written by one of Frances leading contemporary
composers, and finishes with Schumanns Humoreske, an elusive and
unclassifiable work of pianistic imagination.
was born and lives in St Albans. He is delighted to be returning to Bedford,
having performed a number of times at the popular Tuesday lunchtime series in
St Pauls Church, and also at Bedford School.
|Date:||Thursday 9 June 2016|
|Venue:||The Quarry Theatre|
|Cost:||£10 (£5 students)|
|Age Suitability:||All ages|