Concert Schedule

10/11 Rochdale Music Society

Bach English Suite No. 3 in g minor BWV 808
Dutilleux 3 Préludes
Ravel Gaspard de la Nuit
Interval
Marshall Waltz for Eleanor, Prelude No. 3, Valse Chouette
Beethoven Sonata Op. 110


20/12 BBC Radio 3

D’Anglebert Prélude in g minor
Chopin Mazurka Op. 17 No. 4
Messiaen Prélude 1964

Alexander discusses his debut album Notations & Sketches ahead of its release in January 2019 by Rubicon Classics. Alongside he will perform works by D’Anglebert, Chopin and Messiaen.


07/01 Guildhall school of Music & Drama, London

6pm Lecture Recital Room

Works by Boulez, Dutilleux and Messiaen to mark the upcoming release of Alexander’s debut album, Notations & Sketches, recorded in GSMD’s Milton Court


05/02 St Giles’ Cripplegate, London

1.10pm St. Giles’ Cripplegate

Alexander curates a performance of contemporary music by the young students at City of London Girls School


05/03 FranceMusique broadcast

10am francemusique ‘En pistes!’ broadcast Dutilleux’s Chorale et variations from Alexander’s new disc Notations & Sketches

Click here to listen to the show.

10/03 Croydon

The Notations Project

Alexander leads his educational outreach programme The Notations Project at Whitgift School. 25 young pianists will each write a composition inspired by the works of Boulez and Kurt.

For more information, click here.


12/03 Birmingham Conservatoire

3.30pm Venue tbc

Lecture Recital examining memorisation in the works of Boulez and Messiaen.


30/03 Stroud

7.30pm Holy Trinity Church

Delius Concerto


05/04 Windsor

7.30pm Vicars Hall, St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle

Bach English Suite No. 3 BWV 808
Ravel Gaspard de la nuit
Beethoven Sonata Op. 111


07/04 SWR2 Germany

11.30am SWR2 broadcast

Alexander’s debut album Notations & Sketches is reviewed on German radio SWR2 Treffpunkt Klassik – Neue CDs by Jürgen Kesting.

Includes the second movement of Dutilleux’s Piano Sonata ‘Lied’, and Boulez’s Notations.

“In the album titled Notations & Sketches, British Pianist Alexander Soares makes a brilliant case for the pioneering works of new music”
- Jürgen Kesting

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10/04 Dorset County Museum Music Society

7.30pm, St Mary’s Church, Edward Road Dorchester, Dorset DT1 2HL

Bach English Suite No. 3 in g minor BWV 808
Albeniz El Puerto
Ravel Gaspard de la nuit
Beethoven Sonata Op. 111

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23/04 St Mary’s, Perivale

2pm, St Mary’s Church, Perivale

Bach English Suite No. 3 in g minor BWV 808
Albeniz El Puerto
Ravel Gaspard de la nuit


07/05 Barbican, London

1.10pm St Giles Cripplegate
Women Composers Concert

Alexander opens a student concert featuring the talented students at CLSG

Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre Prelude in A minor


31/05 LSO Soundhub 2

The second workshop of Alexander’s collaboration with composer Gonçalo Gato.

Gonçalo Gato NowState (2019)


28/07 — 31/07 Porto

Casa da Música, Porto, Portugal

CD recording

Stay tuned for more details


2017-18

29/01 St James’s Piccadilly, London

St. James’s Piccadilly, 1.10pm

Dutilleux 3 Preludes
Chopin Mazurka Op. 17 No 4
Debussy Poissons d’or
Rachmaninoff Etude-Tableaux Op. 39 No 3

Sponsored by Talent Unlimited.


31/01 Barbican, London

St. Giles Cripplegate, 1.15pm

CLSG Spectrum Concert

Alexander will curate a performance of contemporary music, performed by pupils of City of London School for Girls


03/02 Southgate, London

Southgate, Maxability Charity Recital, 7.30pm

Bach Partita No 5 in G BWV 829
Arnold Variations on a Ukranian Folksong
Beethoven Sonata Op. 110
Liszt Benediction de Dieu dans la Solitude
Chopin Polonaise Fantaisie Op. 61


25/02 Croydon, London

The Notations Project Launch

11am Whitgift School, Croydon

As part of Whitgift School’s piano day, Alexander will be launching his composition and piano workshop The Notations Project inspired by Boulez’s miniatures.

Fore further details, please visit thenotationsproject.com


14/03 Highgate, London

Highgate School, 7pm

Debussy and Friends Faculty Concert

Works by Debussy, Bizet and Lavignac


21/03 LSO St Luke’s, London

LSO Soundhub residency 1

Workshop with composer Gonçalo Gato


25/04 King’s School, Ely

King’s Ely, 7.30pm


Chopin Polonaise Fantaisie Op. 61
Liszt Benediction de Dieu dans la Solitude
Dutilleux Choral et Variations

Bartok Sonata Sz 80
Liszt Sposalizio
Beethoven Sonata Op.110


08/06 Senate House, London

Senate House, London, 5.30pm

Surrealism and music in France, 1924-1952: interdisciplinary and international contexts


Boulez douze notations
Boulez Une page d’éphéméride
Jolivet Piano Sonata
Messiaen Prelude (1964)
Messiaen Île de Feu 1

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2016-17

01/02 Barbican, London

St Giles’s Cripplegate, 1.15pm

Alexander will curate a concert of contemporary music performed by the students of City of London School for Girls


24/02 Windsor

St George’s, Windsor Castle, 7.30pm

Mozart Rondo in A minor K. 511
Liszt Benediction de Dieu dans la solitude
Chopin Mazurkas Op. 17 Nos 3&4
Chopin Nocturnes in C-sharp minor Op. posth and E minor Op. 72 no. 1
Chopin Polonaise Fantaisie Op. 61


06/05 Lymington

Private Recital, 6pm

Liszt Sposalizio
Chopin Nocturne in C-sharp minor
Chopin Mazurka Op. 17 No 4
Rachmaninoff Prelude Op 23 No 4
Debussy Images Book 2
Beethoven Sonata Op. 110


07/05 Lymington

Private Recital, 6pm

Liszt Sposalizio
Chopin Nocturne in C-sharp minor
Chopin Mazurka Op. 17 No 4
Rachmaninoff Prelude Op 23 No 4
Debussy Images Book 2
Beethoven Sonata Op. 110


01/06 Sydenham

Dame Cicely Saunders Recital Series, St Christopher’s Hospice, &.30pm


Liszt Sposalizio
Chopin Nocturne in C-sharp minor
Chopin Mazurka Op. 17 No 4
Rachmaninoff Prelude Op 23 No 4
Debussy Images Book 2
Beethoven Sonata Op. 110

www.stchristophers.co.uk


17/07 Wigmore Hall, London

Wigmore Hall, 7.30pm

Dutilleux 3 Preludes
Messiaen La fauvette Passerinette
Beethoven Sonata no. 31 Op. 110

The Monday Platform sponsored by Royal Overseas League

https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/alexander-soares-consone-quartet-201707171930


27/07 The Wallace Collection, London

The Wallace Collection, 1pm

Chopin Polonaise-Fantaisie Op. 61
Dutilleux 3 Preludes
Messiaen La fauvette Passerinette
Beethoven Sonata no. 31 Op. 110

http://www.wallacecollection.org/collections/event/8700


15/08 Edinburgh

ROSL Clubhouse, Princes Street, Edinburgh, 2pm


Rachmaninov Prelude in D major Op. 23 No. 4
Rachmaninov Prelude in B minor Op. 32 No 10
Debussy Images Book 2
Liszt Sposalizio
Liszt Bénédiction de Dieu dans la solitude

ROSL Edinburgh Fringe Festival Residency - Rachmaninoff after lunch


16/08 Edinburgh

ROSL Clubhouse, Princes Street, Edinburgh, 2pm


Chopin Cello Sonata in G minor op.65
Beethoven Piano Sonata Op. 110

with Abel Selaocoe, cello


ROSL Edinburgh Fringe Festival Residency - Chopin after lunch


18/08 Edinburgh

ROSL Clubhouse, Princes Street, Edinburgh, 2pm


Chopin Nocturne Op. 72 No.1 in E minor
Chopin Nocturne Op. Posth in C-sharp minor
Chopin Polonaise-Fantaisie Op. 61
Chopin Ballade No. 3 Op. 47 in A-flat major
Schumann Kreisleriana Op. 16

ROSL Edinburgh Fringe Festival Residency - Chopin after lunch


21/10 Dudley

Dudley International Piano Competition, 10am

Scarlatti Sonata in F minor K466
Beethoven Sonata Op. 110
Dutilleux Choral et Variations


21/11 - 23/11 Two Moors Festival, Devon

Two Moors Festival Residency Recital, 7.30pm

Bach Partita No. 5 in G BWV 829
Chopin Mazurka Op. 17 No 4
Dutilleux Trois Préludes
Bartok Sonata Sz80
Liszt Sposalizio
Beethoven Sonata Op. 110


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