Celebrating the Global Musicians’ League summer festival, internationally acclaimed pianist Mark Bebbington will present a vibrant programme featuring works by Cesar Franck, Francis Poulenc, Claude Debussy, John Ireland, Frederick Delius, Liszt, Wagner, and Verdi. Recognised as a champion of British music, Mark’s extensive recordings for the Somm label have earned critical acclaim, with nine of his CDs receiving 5 stars by BBC Music Magazine. His global footprint as a recitalist spans Europe, USA, the Far East, and North Africa, including an applauded 2017 debut at Carnegie Hall. In the UK, Mark has shared the stage with renowned orchestras such as the London PO, Royal PO, and Philharmonia. His influential presence continues to resonate on major television and radio networks in the UK and across Europe.


    Mark Bebbington – Piano

    Irene Loh – Piano

    Cesar Franck – Prelude: Chorale and Fugue

    Francis Poulenc – Improvisation no XV ‘Hommage a Edith Piaf’

    Claude Debussy – Preludes – La Cathedrale engloutie / General Lavine – eccentric / Feux d’artifice

    John Ireland – Sarnia (an island sequence) 1. Le Catioroc / 2.In a May Morning / 3. Song of the Springtides 

    Frederick Delius – Transcribed On Hearing the First Cuckoo with Irene Loh (piano duet)

    Liszt/Wagner – Liebestod from ‘Tristan and Isolde’

    Liszt/Verdi – Concert Paraphrase on ‘Rigoletto


    Time: 19:30

    Date: 21st August 2023

    Venue: Royal Birmingham Conservatoire – Bradshaw Hall

    200 Jennens Rd, Birmingham, UK B4 7XR

    Parking: Car parking at Millennium Point multi-storey car park (B4 7AP)

    • Date : 21 August 2023
    • Time : 19:30 - 21:30 (Europe/London)
    • Reg. Deadline : 21 August 2023 12:00 AM
    • Venue : Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

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