A Carnival of Pianos: Kreisleriana, Op. 16
14 October 2016, 14:00 - 14:30
This concert is generously supported by and presented in association with the City Music Foundation
Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856)
PianistKazakh-born pianist Samson Tsoy has been described as "the most promising" (BBC Music Magazine). In 2012, he has been named Laureate of the Santander International Piano Competition Paloma O'Shea and attracted attention of legendary pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja. A year later, he won the “Societa Umanitaria” International Music Competition in Milan. He also has been a finalist of the “Vendome Prize” at the Verbier Festival. In December 2015, Tsoy won 1st Prize at the 9th Campillos International Piano Compe... Read Full Biography
This event is part of a series:
The Schumann Project: 14-29 October 2016 The fifteenth Oxford Lieder Festival will be the Schumann Project, a unique survey of Schumann's complete songs. The Schumann Project will explore Schumann's life and times, his friends and contemporaries, his influences and his legacies, and his literary and artistic interests. This two-week feast of song will feature Oxford Lieder's trad...