Dale Piano Trio

Miranda Dale - violin, Caroline Dale - cello, Paul Turner - piano Saturday 11th March 2017 - Arts Centre 7.30 pm Our final programme begins with the elegant and peaceful Schubert ‘Notturno’, followed by the emotional outpouring of Brahms’ piano trio in B major (Op.8). We bring the season to a suitably rousing end with the power and drama of the tango in Piazzolla’s ‘Four Seasons’....
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Paul Turner – piano

Wednesday 15th February 2017 - Wyvern Theatre 1.05 pm A typically eclectic mix from the Swindon Recital Series founder and artistic director including composers you may expect for a jazz piano event, such as Scott Joplin, Gershwin and Chick Corea, set against works by Debussy, Copland and Ginastera. “a rewarding recital, in which Turner demonstrated skill and discernment both as a pianist and as a programme planner” (Classical Source – St. Johns Smith Square). Programme Details Joplin Maple Leaf Rag Debussy Le petit negre, La plus que lent, Golliwog’s Cakewalk Gershwin Three Preludes for Piano - I Allegro ben ritmato e deciso, II Andante con moto e poco rubato, III Allegro ben ritmato e deciso Kapustin Twenty-Four Preludes Op. 53 - XIX in Eb major – Vivace, V in D major – Largo, VI in B minor – Animato Copland Four Piano Blues Chick Corea Selection from ‘Children’s Songs’ (16, 17, 18) Ginastera Danzas Argentinas, Danza del Viejo boyero, Danza de las moza donosa, Danza del gaucho matrero...
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Michael White – clarinet

Paul Turner - piano Friday 10th February 2017 - Arts Centre 7.30 pm The clarinet has always been seen as both a classical and jazz instrument, and this programme explores the combination of serious composers writing under the spell of jazz. Works by Bernstein, Lutoslavski, Malcolm Arnold, John McCabe and Poulenc explore and exploit the full range on offer....
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