Adam Heron (piano)

Hosted by the LSE Arts Lunchtime Concert Series

Shaw Library, 6th floor, Old Building

A piano recital reflecting a diversity of influences and musical styles from around the world.

Born in Hong Kong of Nigerian-Filipino descent, Adam (@AdamHeronPiano) is a prize-winning pianist who commands awards throughout the UK and overseas, including the esteemed Harriet Cohen Bach Prize of the Royal Academy of Music. He first rose to prominence with his tv debut in 2018 as a BBC Young Musician piano finalist. At only twenty-four years old he has already captivated audiences in over fifteen countries with his exceptional pianism, and undertakes a demanding schedule of international engagements, featuring solo recitals at distinguished concert halls. In 2016 the celebrated Chineke! Orchestra invited Adam to become one of its first concerto soloists. Adam is also a devoted collaborative pianist, composer, and conductor. 

Performace to include:

Colourful Clouds Chasing the Moon - Ren Guang
Nocturne in E-minor H. 46 - John Field
Nocturne in E-major H. 13 - John Field
Fantasia Impromptu - Nicanor Abelardo
Wakar Duru: Study in African Pianism No. 4 - Akin Euba
Sonata No. 2 in A major - Hubert Parry

The next lunchtime concert is in September.

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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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