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Buxton International Festival

David Owen Norris

Mozart’s HeroThe Assembly Rooms - Buxton Crescent Hotelbutton--dates-and-timesDates & Times

J C Bach Piano Sonatas from Op. 5 and Op. 17
W A Mozart Pieces from the London Sketchbook; Piano Sonata in A minor K310; Variations on Ah! Vous dirai-je, maman?

Well known for his witty and insightful programmes on radio and television, David Owen Norris has had a fantastically varied career as a composer, broadcaster, performer, academic and raconteur. In this first concert in The Assembly Rooms of the refurbished Georgian Crescent, he will play his own Square Piano and explore how this unusual instrument featured in the friendship between Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Johann Sebastian Bach’s youngest son, Johann Christian Bach.

  • Duration: 1hr
  • Price: £25