Celebrity Piano Recital – Rupert Egerton-Smith
Saturday 19 May 2012 7:30 pm
English born Pianist Rupert Egerton-Smith combines deep musical sensitivity with quite breath-taking technique.
Prize-winner in a number of international competitions, he is increasingly in demand as a recital pianist and concerto soloist and draws on a varied and extensive repertoire.
Recent recital and concerto engagements have included performances in the USA, UK, Bulgaria and France.
His performance of Ravel’s ‘Gaspard de la Nuit in Paris’ at the Salle Gaveau was watched by over a million people on France 2.
“Particularly impressive” – International Piano Magazine
“100% professional piano playing and better than some concert pianists on the circuit today” – Piano Magazine
“A dazzling performance of superb musicianship … an energisingly brittle and scintillating account of Beethoven’s Waldstein sonata … a standing ovation was a fitting conclusion” – Eastern Daily Press