Isata Kanneh-Mason (piano), Culture Night, 20th September 2019, 8pm, Russborough

The West Wicklow Festival, in partnership with Wicklow Arts Office and Russborough, are delighted to present highly acclaimed pianist Isata Kanneh-Mason for a solo piano recital of music by Clara Schumann and Brahms.

Isata has embarked on a successful concert career as a soloist with concerts throughout the UK and abroad.  Isata also continues to perform with her brother, cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason.  Highlights this season include the Lucerne Festival, the Zurich Tonhalle, Wigmore Hall, Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Saint-Denis Festival in Paris, and an extensive US tour, including a debut recital at New York’s Carnegie Hall. In 2019 Isata will release her debut recording for Decca Classics, an album of Clara Schumann’s music, extracts from which will be heard in this concert.

Isata’s performance will take place at Russborough House on Friday 20th September 2019 at 8pm. Tickets for this concert are free but spaces are limited. To book your seats please call Russborough reception on +353 (0)45 865239

 

Programme:

Brahms: Intermezzo in B-flat Major, Op. 117, No. 2
Brahms: Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 118, No. 2
Brahms: Ballade in G Minor, Op. 118. No. 3
Brahms Intermezzo in F Minor, Op. 118, No. 4
Brahms: Romance in F Major, Op. 118, No. 5

Clara Schumann: Ballade, Op. 6, No. 4
Clara Schumann: Scherzo No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 14
Clara Schumann: Three Romances, Op. 11

Clara Schumann: Sonata in G Minor