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Trinity Laban Piano Showcase

Live from St John's Smith Square, the Trinity Laban piano showcase. Giulio Potenza in Janacek, Gen Li in Beethoven and Libermann, and Jenna Sung in Haydn, Rachmaninov and Montague.

Three of Trinity Laban's award-winning pianists showcased in a rich and varied programme.

Presented by Martin Handley, live from St John's Smith Square

Janácek: Piano Sonata 1.X.1905
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 18 in E flat, Op. 31 No. 3
Lowell Liebermann: Gargoyles Op. 29
Haydn: Sonata in C Hob XVI:48

8.15: Interval

8.35
Stephen Montague: 'Nun-mul'
Rachmaninov: Piano Sonata No. 2 Op. 36 (original 1913 version)

Pianists from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance:
Giulio Potenza, Gen Li, Jenna Sung

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is a magnet for talented young pianists from around the globe. This showcase concert offers the chance to hear three of Trinity Laban's award-winning pianists in a rich and varied programme.
It features Giulio Potenza ("a very gifted and deep pianist" - Martha Argerich) performing Janacek; Gen Li (winner of the 2015 Jaques Samuel Piano Competition) performing Beethoven and Liebermann; and Jenna Sung ("the talent of tomorrow, today" - Gramophone magazine) performing Haydn, Rachmaninov and a modern miniature masterpiece by Stephen Montague, composed for Sung's Wigmore Hall debut in 2014.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Part 1

    • Leos Janáček

      Piano Sonata 1.X.1905 (from the street)

      Performer: Giulio Potenza.
    • Ludwig van Beethoven

      Piano Sonata No. 18 in E flat, Op. 31 No. 3

      Performer: Gen Li.
    • Lowell Liebermann

      Gargoyles Op. 29

      Performer: Gen Li.
  • Interval

    • Philip Glass

      String quartet no. 3 (Mishima)

      Ensemble: Carducci String Quartet.
      • Glass - String Quartets nos. 1-4.
      • Naxos.
      • 8559636.
  • Part 2

    • Joseph Haydn

      Sonata in C Hob XVI:48

      Performer: Jenna Sung.
    • Stephen Montague

      'Nun-mul'

      Performer: Jenna Sung.
    • Sergey Rachmaninov

      Piano Sonata No. 2 Op. 36 (original 1913 version)

      Performer: Jenna Sung.
  • Post-concert

    • Sergey Rachmaninov

      Elegiac trio no. 1 in G minor

      Performer: Vadim Repin. Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Lang Lang.
      • Tchaikovsky / Rachmaninov - Piano Trios.
      • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
      • 1.

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