Saturday 9 July, 12 noon
To include works by Bach, Byrd and von Paradis. Fuller programme details will be added to this concert entry from March.
Anna Lapwood is Director of Music at Pembroke College, Cambridge, and made her Proms debut in 2021 with Saint-Saens mighty 3rd Symphony. This will be her first recital on Thaxted’s historic Lincoln Organ. Anna will include works by Bach and Byrd from German and English keyboard traditions. She will also play works by Maria Theresia von Paradis, 1759-1824, an Austrian musician and composer who lost her sight at an early age, and for whom Mozart may have written his Piano Concerto No 18 in B flat.
‘The multi-talented Anna Lapwood – conductor, broadcaster and director of music at Pembroke College, Cambridge – woke things up with the glory of the full-blast organ in the finale.’ Jessica Duchen, inews.co.uk
This recital is sponsored by a friend of Thaxted Festival who wishes to remain anonymous.
Tickets: £12 unreserved
(£10 age 30 and under)
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