Tim Horton plays music for solo piano by Chopin and talks about its sophistication and universality, as he embarks on an extended Chopin Cycle at Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre for Music in the Round.
Tim Horton’s Chopin Cycle
Tim Horton plays Brahms’s Ballade in B major, op. 10, no. 4, and Schubert’s Piano Sonata no. 21 in B flat major, D. 960, as part of a ‘Virtual Coffee Concert’ from Oxford’s Holywell Music Room.
Chopin’s four Ballades opp. 23, 38, 47 and 52, key pillars of the composer’s extensive oeuvre for solo piano, will feature alongside Mozart’s Fantasia in C minor, K. 396, and Szymanowski’s Masques, op. 34.
Tim Horton plays Beethoven’s Six Bagatelles, op. 126, in Oxford’s historic Holywell Music Room. Excerpt taken from his recital for Oxford Coffee Concerts, streamed on 13th September 2020.
Tim Horton plays Schubert’s Piano Sonata in A major, D. 959, in Oxford’s historic Holywell Music Room. Excerpt taken from his recital for Oxford Coffee Concerts, streamed on 13th September 2020.
Ludwig van Beethoven Six Bagatelles, Op 126
Six Bagatelles after Beethoven (2017 Presteigne Festival commissions):
Martin Butler Late ∙ Jack Sheen Bagatelle (for Trisha Brown) ∙ Gabriel Jackson Andante cantabile e grazioso ∙ Michael Zev Gordon Bagatelle after Beethoven ∙ Cheryl Frances-Hoad Blurry Bagatelle ∙ David Knotts Bagatelle: Wienerwald, Wildewald