Heather Tuach (cello), Yoko Misumi (piano)

Hosted by the LSE Arts Lunchtime Concert Series

Shaw Library, 6th floor, Old Building

A cello and piano recital by Heather Tuach and Yoko Misumi, which ahead of International Women's Day, will include music composed only by women.

Canadian Heather Tuach made her Carnegie Hall debut in 2015 and has recorded for Linn, Divine Art, Metier and Hedone Records. Formerly cellist in the Fitzwilliam String Quartet she has performed throughout the UK, and toured North America, Europe and South Africa and in 2018 joined the Greenwich Trio.

Misumi performs at major concert halls and festivals and made her Chopin piano concerto debut with acclaimed conductor James Judd, and performed in China and Japan with Lana Trotovšek. Her recordings with other instrumental soloists including Lana Trotovsek Boris Bizjak and Stjepan Hauser, have received considerable critical acclaim and a five star award by BBC Music Magazine. She is the pianist of the Greenwich Trio.

Performance to include:

Three Pieces for Cello and Piano - Nadia Boulanger
Whispered Lullaby - Dobrinka Tabakova
On Malvern Hill from In the Mirror - Liz Dilnot Johnson
Sonata in A minor - Henriette Bosmans
Lalai (Lullaby to Awaken You) - Barbara Heller

The next lunchtime concert is on Thursday 14 March and will be performed by Aksel Rykkvin and James Cheung.

Join the LSE Choir and Orchestra on Tuesday 26 March for the LSE Spring Concert in the beautiful surroundings of St Clement Danes Church.

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Just economics and politics? Think again. While LSE does not teach arts or music, there is a vibrant cultural side to the School - from weekly free music concerts in the Shaw Library, and an LSE orchestra and choir with their own professional conductors, various film, art and photographic student societies and regular public exhibitions. For more information please visit LSE Arts and Music.

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