Christian Blackshaw

Classical pianist. Born 18 January 1949
Christian Blackshaw
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1949-01-18
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Christian Blackshaw

Christian Blackshaw Biography (Wikipedia)

Christian Charles Blackshaw MBE is a British classical pianist, born in Cheshire on 18 January 1949.

He was educated at The King's School, Macclesfield. In his teens he played oboe (as well as piano) in the Stockport Youth Orchestra in Greater Manchester. He studied at the Royal Northern College of Music, and at the Royal Academy of Music with Gordon Green. He then studied at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory under Moisei Halfin. He was later tutored in London by Clifford Curzon.

Blackshaw lives between London and Suffolk, and has three daughters. After the death of his wife of cancer, Blackshaw quit the concert hall for many years and returned to play in public in 2011-2012 performing a series of concerts of the complete Sonatas by Mozart[dead link]

He was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2019 New Year Honours for services to Music.

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Christian Blackshaw Tracks

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Sonata No 16 in C major, K 545 (1st mvt)
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Piano Sonata No 16 in C major, K 545 (1st mvt)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Sonata in B flat major, K.333 (3rd mvt)
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Piano Sonata in B flat major, K.333 (3rd mvt)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata in F major, K.533
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Sonata in F major, K.533
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata for piano in B flat major K.570: II. Adagio
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Sonata for piano in B flat major K.570: II. Adagio
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Sonata in C, K. 330 (2nd mvt)
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Piano Sonata in C, K. 330 (2nd mvt)
Franz Schubert
Moment Musicaux in A flat, D.780 No.2
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Moment Musicaux in A flat, D.780 No.2
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Sonata in C minor,  K 457: I. Allegro molto
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Piano Sonata in C minor,  K 457: I. Allegro molto
Robert Schumann
Im wunderschönen monat Mai (song 1 from Dichterliebe)
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Im wunderschönen monat Mai (song 1 from Dichterliebe)
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Past BBC Events

BBC SSO 2015-16 Season: Runnicles Conducts the ‘Pastoral’ Symphony in Aberdeen
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Music Hall, Aberdeen
2016-03-11T15:14:35
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11
Mar
2016
BBC SSO 2015-16 Season: Runnicles Conducts the ‘Pastoral’ Symphony in Aberdeen

BBC SSO 2015-16 Season: Runnicles Conducts the ‘Pastoral’ Symphony in Aberdeen

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Music Hall, Aberdeen
Proms 2015: Proms Chamber Music 2: Nielsen & Mozart
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Cadogan Hall
2015-07-27T15:14:35
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27
Jul
2015
Proms 2015: Proms Chamber Music 2: Nielsen & Mozart

Proms 2015: Proms Chamber Music 2: Nielsen & Mozart

Cadogan Hall
Proms 2003: Prom 69
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Royal Albert Hall
2003-09-10T15:14:35
10
Sep
2003

Proms 2003: Prom 69

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1988: Prom 63
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Royal Albert Hall
1988-09-12T15:14:35
12
Sep
1988

Proms 1988: Prom 63

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1984: Prom 28
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Royal Albert Hall
1984-08-16T15:14:35
16
Aug
1984

Proms 1984: Prom 28

Royal Albert Hall

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