Digital Festival

Welcome to the Hastings International Piano Digital Festival ON DEMAND
The festival was first streamed on Friday 13th November

All filming adhered to the social distancing guidelines in place at the time.


2pm – Vanessa Latarche Masterclass
Rachmaninoff Etude tableau Op.33 No. 8 in G minor (student Amiri Harewood)
Liszt: Transcendental Etudes No. 4: ‘Mazeppa’  (student Jacky Zhang)

3pm – Maxim Kinasov Recital
Franck / Bauer – Prelude, Fugue and Variation, Op.18
Rachmaninoff – Etude-tableau No. 2 in C Major, Op.33
Rachmaninoff – Etude-tableau No. 3 in C minor, Op.33
Rachmaninoff – Etude-tableau No. 9 in C-sharp minor, Op.33
Slonimsky – Intermezzo in memory of Brahms

4pm – Industry Panel Discussion led by Gill Graham

5pm – Martin James Bartlett Recital
Bach/Busoni – Ich Ruf zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ
Bach/Hess – Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
Rachmaninoff – Prelude in G Major, Op.32, no. 5
Rachmaninoff/Wild – Where Beauty Dwells
Rachmaninoff/Wild – Vocalise
Gershwin – The Man I Love
Gershwin/Wild – Embraceable You
Gershwin – I Got Rhythm

6pm – Chi-chi Nwanoku OBE Keynote Speech
Is there diversity in the music industry?

7pm – Rufus Wainwright Q&A and Performance
(Contains some adult themes)

Intermission music-
Roman Kosyakov performs Tchaikovsky Concerto No.1 in B Flat minor Op.23

with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in the Final of the 2018 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition.


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