Smorgaschord Festival: Danny Driver (piano) featuring the world premiere of Deirdre McKay's 'Ash'

17 June 2023 16:30

Holywell Music Room

Danny Driver explores Ligeti’s Études, placing them alongside an intriguing selection of other miniatures for piano; including the world premiere of CMC Composer Deirdre McKay's 'Ash', commissioned by the Dublin International Piano Competition (2022).


Julian Anderson - ‘She Hears’ from Sensation ​

György Ligeti - ‘Galamb Borong’ from Études, Book II; ‘Fém’ from Études Book II

Joshua Uzoigwe - ‘Egwu Amala’ from Talking Drums

Deirdre McKay - Ash (world premiere)

Julian Anderson - ‘Toucher’ from Sensation 

Ligeti - ‘Cordes-à-Vide’ from Études, Book I; ‘Fanfares’ from Études I, Book I

Martin Suckling - Étude: Orrery (UK premiere)

Thomas Adès - Az ág (UK premiere) 

Ligeti - ‘L’éscalier du Diable’ from Études, Book II


​Tickets available from Smorgaschord on Eventbrite.


Holywell Music Room

Holywell Street
United Kingdom

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