Thursday 18 July 8pm, St Peter’s Church, Norton*
The Ryedale Festival brings you a unique opportunity to experience the skill and artistry of pianists Katia and Marielle Labeque. The sisters are famed world-wide for their breathtaking virtuosity, dazzling performances and their sheer delight in music-making. They have performed with the leading orchestras and in the foremost venues. They bring to Ryedale a programme of French and American music, offering the exotic sounds and perfumes of southern France and Spain, alongside Gershwin and a work composed specially for them by Philip Glass.
Debussy (arr . Ravel) – Nuages et Fêtes
Ravel – Rapsodie espagnole
Gershwin – Preludes
Philip Glass – Four Movements for two pianos
‘Their performance was a knockout…combining familiar fare with a dazzling rarity and delivering it all with a combination of theatricality and affection’ – San Francisco Chronicle
*PLEASE NOTE that this concert, originally planned for Sledmere House, will, for technical reasons, now take place at St Peter’s Church, Langton Road, Norton.
For tickets please contact the Festival office on 01751 475777 or email [email protected]
PRICES – Full – £28.00; Gold Members – £22.40; Silver Members – £25.20; Youth Members – £14.00
For more details, follow the link to the Ryedale Festival Website: http://www.ryedalefestival.co.uk