Exploring Piano Exams - An International Performer/Pedagogue/Examiner's guide
Time & Location
About the Event
In this 60-minute Lecture-Demonstration, performer/teacher/examiner Jakob Fichert from Germany, will speak about different aspects of piano playing, which he has come across whilst examining for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM). This Lecture-Demonstration is for piano students of all ages, young children from the ages of 4 welcome, so hope you will not miss this wonderful event. A short Question & Answer session afterwards. Jakob has won numerous prizes at international competitions both as a soloist and chamber musician. These include the Valentino Bucchi International Piano Competition for 20th century music in Rome, the Liza Fuchsowa Memorial Prize at the Royal-Over-Seas-League – best chamber music pianist, and the International Taneev Chamber Music Competition in Kaluga and Moscow. A much in demand pedagogue Jakob has given numerous master classes for music specialist schools and other musical organizations. He also works as an examiner and consultant for the Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music and holds the position of Senior Lecturer for piano at Leeds College of Music. (Full biography please read below)
Date & Time: Saturday 7th December, 3-4pm (tea/coffee/biscuits available)
Venue: St. Giles Centre (Orpington) Church Road, Farnborough, Kent BR6 7DY UK
Booking: Tickets (booking required)- payable at the door: 7 years and above - £10 (under 7 years go free) Phone: 0797 181 7638 E-mail: orpingtonmusicstudio@ yahoo.co.uk Parking available.