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