Dvořák Overture: Carnival
Beethoven Piano Concerto No.2
Dvořák Symphony No.8
Benjamin Northey conductor
Jayson Gillham piano
Australian-born prize winner at the 2012 Leeds International Piano Competition, Jayson Gilham is soloist in Beethoven’s youthful second concerto, with its echoes of earlier classical masters, while the concert opens and closes with two Dvořák masterpieces blazingly alive with the fiery rhythms of Czech folk music.
The concert will be preceded by free organ recital at 6.30pm, performed by Doctor Calvin Bowman on the Town Hall organ.
2 hours with 20 minute interval.