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Tom McKinney with the third of four programmes in the Liverpool Philharmonic Chamber Series including pianist Stephen Hough and baritone Roderick Williams.

Tom McKinney presents the third of four programmes as part of the Liverpool Philharmonic Chamber Series held in the glorious St George’s Hall. The series features some of the world’s finest chamber musicians, including the pianist Stephen Hough and the baritone Roderick Williams. Stephen Hough plays Beethoven's passionate Piano Sonata No. 23 - posthumously nicknamed the 'Appassionata'. Roderick Williams sings part of Schubert's song-cycle Schwanengesang, featuring poetry by Heine. The other songs from the cycle can be heard in tomorrow's programme.

Beethoven: Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 'Appassionata'
Stephen Hough (piano)

Schubert: Schwanengesang D. 957 (Heine & Siedl settings)
Roderick Williams (baritone)
Iain Burnside (piano)

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    La Terrasse des audiences du clair de lune

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata in F minor, Op. 57 'Appassionata'

    Ensemble: Stephen Hough.
  • Franz Schubert

    Schwanengesang (text by Heinrich Heine)

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Performer: Iain Burnside.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita no.3 in E, BWV 1006; 6th mvt, Gigue

    Performer: Julia Fischer.