The programme for the 2018 Festival is below (or read a virtual copy, here). Tickets are now available. Online booking is via the link at the foot of each event below. We are experiencing some issues with our online booking system. If booking for more than one Festival Event, you may find it easier to book by phone on 0115 989 5555. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Event Information:

  • Thu

    Konya Kanneh-Mason, piano

    1:00 pmThe State Chamber

    The Festival continues its fruitful association with the biennial Nottingham Young Musician of the Year competition and with the remarkable Kanneh-Mason family – hosting a recital by the most recent competition winner and the third member of the family to appear at the Festival. 17-year-old Konya attends Trinity Catholic School in Nottingham and The Royal Academy of Music Junior Academy in London where she studies piano and violin. Konya achieved Grade 8 Distinction on the piano at 11, and Grade 8 Distinction on violin at 12.

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude & Fugue in C# minor
    Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata, Op. 10 no. 2
    Franz Schubert Impromptu, Op. 142 no. 1 in F minor
    Maurice Ravel Jeux d’eau
    Johannes Brahms Rhapsody in B minor
    Frédéric Chopin Etude, Op. 10 no. 12 “Revolutionary”

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