Heroic Elegies

Birmingham International Piano Festival

Friday 29 October, 1pm

Kenneth Hamilton lecture-recital

Perennially popular pianist Kenneth Hamilton returns to Birmingham International Piano Festival with a reflective programme featuring Hymn to St Cecilia, patron saint of Music and Musicians, alongside Chopin’s famous Funeral March.

Gounod/Liszt Hymn to St Cecilia

Stevenson Symphonic Elegy for Liszt

Chopin Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35 (Funeral March)

Chopin Polonaise in A-flat, Op. 53