Andrey Gugnin piano
Date: 6th May 2019
Location: Royal Pump Rooms, The Parade, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA
Tchaikovsky - Dumka Op 59 Scriabin - Sonata No 2 in G sharp minor Op 19 ‘Sonata Fantasy’ Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition
Introduced by Tasmin Little in the opening Festival concert, Moscow-trained Andrey Gugnin gives an all Russian programme, ending with Mussorgsky’s great Pictures at an Exhibition, originally written for piano solo and which Andrey has made a highly acclaimed recording for Steinway & Son’s own label. Andrey has won more than a dozen competition prizes, including Sydney in 2017, appeared in many leading festivals like Verbier, and has played under maestro Gergiev with the Mariinsky and London Philharmonic Orchestras.
Cost: £16 reserved, £13 unreserved sides