31 Jan Denis Matthews Memorial Concerts
Showing at: Pyne Room, Warwick School Music
Warwick School is proud to present concerts by two celebrated concert pianists Julian Hellaby and Sarah-Beth Briggs, which are being held in memory of distinguished international pianist Denis Matthews, to mark the centenary of his birth. The concerts, on Friday 22 February and Friday 1 March, are being held at 19:30 in the Pyne Room at Warwick School, where Denis was a pupil.
Denis lived in Leamington Spa and attended Warwick School from 1932 to 1936, before gaining a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music.
At the first concert, on Friday 22 February, Julian Hellaby plays Beethoven, Brahms and Ireland, introduces excerpts of Denis’s iconic recordings, and talks about his career.
At the second concert, on Friday 1 March, Sarah-Beth Briggs plays Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Ravel and Denis Matthews.
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