Family Concert

Family Concert

7th May 2017

3 - 4pm

St Peter's Church

featuring THE YOUNGER KANNEH MASONS

An afternoon with the younger Kanneh-Mason family from Nottingham, the four siblings of last year's BBC Young Musician of the Year, cellist Sheku. Each has the same extraordinary talent and potential as Sheku. They will play music by Beethoven, Mozart and Chopin, in piano trios, string trios and various solos, all showcasing this outstanding family. The children are happy to meet and greet after the concert.

Konya, Jeneba and Aminata are siblings of Sheku Kanneh Mason, the current BBC Young Musician of the Year. They are fabulous young musicians themselves and all travel every Saturday morning from Nottingham to the Junior Royal Academy of Music, London, where they are taught by some of the country's leading music teachers. This afternoon they will play a selection of the repertoire below:

Konya (violin), Aminata (violin), Jeneba (cello):
Mozart: String Trio in C, K439b (Anh. 229)

Konya (piano):
Haydn: Sonata in E Flat
Chopin: Scherzo no.1

Aminata (violin):
Haydn: Allegro Moderato, 1st movement from concerto in G, Hob VIIa/4

Jeneba (piano):
Beethoven: Sonata in E Major, Opus 14, No 1, 1st movement
Chopin: Étude opus 10 nos. 3,4,5

Konya (piano), Aminata (violin), Jeneba (cello):
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No 5

After the concert you will be able to chat to the performers or ask for autographs! There will be refreshments available, espcailly if you plan to come to the second concert of the afternoon.

After tea in the foyer do stay to hear older sister Isata, herself a BBC finalist.

Tickets (The Younger Kanneh Masons): Adults £10 · Over 60s £8 · Under 16s Free

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