Motoki Hirai in Recital

In Aid of the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami – Five Years On

3 March 2016 / 19:30
Milton Court Concert Hall

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Praised worldwide for his imagination and sensitivity, London-based composer and pianist Motoki Hirai makes his long-awaited Barbican Centre debut, in a concert in aid of the 2011 Japan Earthquake/Tsunami.  This stunning programme includes a world premiere of his own work alongside Beethoven, Schubert and Chopin.

Programme & Performers

Beethoven Piano Sonata No 27 in E minor, Op 90
Schubert Piano Sonata in B-flat major, D 960
Motoki Hirai New work (world première)
Motoki Hirai Grace and Hope, Dedicated to the Victims and Survivors of the Earthquake and Tsunami (2011)
Chopin Mazurka in C-sharp minor, Op 63-3
Chopin Nocturne in F, Op 15-1
Chopin Scherzo in B-flat minor, Op 31


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