Renowned classical pianist to appear in Southchurch

On Friday May 20, international concert pianist Peter Donohoe will be performing at the Plaza Centre, Southchurch Road, Southend, as part of the Southend City Council Concert Series.

Peter Donohoe is acclaimed as one of the foremost pianists of our time. In recent seasons he has appeared with all the UK’s major orchestras, in addition to performing with many orchestras overseas as part of his illustrious career, which has seen him performing in the BBC Proms on several occasions.

The concert on May 20 will include the Schubert Sonata in C minor, 3 waltzes by Chopin, Busoni Variations on a Theme by Chopin and a selection of Mendelssohn’s delightful “Songs without Words”.

Tickets cost £10 and can be ordered online at www.southend.gov.uk/concerts or by phone during work hours (Mon – Fri) 01702 215011 Opt 3.

Tickets will also be available from the Plaza Centre on the night.

Mick Ferris

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