St Bride's: Music - Edward Deakins – cello, Michael Lan – piano

St Bride's: Music - Lunchtime Recitals

Edward Deakins – cello, Michael Lan – piano

Friday, 24 May at 1:15pm - FREE ADMITTANCE - Retiring Collection

Edward Deakins – cello, Michael Lan – pianoEdward Deakins – cello, Michael Lan – piano

L Janáček

Pohádka (Fairy Tale)

J Brahms

Cello Sonata no. 2 in F major, op. 99

  i. Allegro vivace

 ii. Adagio affettuoso

iii. Allegro passionato

iv. Allegro molto

Edward Deakins began his studies at the age of eight and is currently in his final year of undergraduate studies with Tim Lowe at the Guildhall School. He has participated in masterclasses with Louise Hopkins, Johannes Goritzki, Robert deMaine, Andrew Shulman and Adrian Brendel. Edward has regularly performed in festivals across Yorkshire, and won the 'Young Musician of the Festival' award at the Harrogate Competitive Festival. Edward has given recitals in London including a D'Addario Strings Scholar's concert at Charlton House. Edward has performed alongside members of the Aurora Orchestra at the BBC Proms and recent highlights include appearances as principal cello in King's Place and Milton Court for the London International Guitar Festival. As an orchestral musician, Edward has performed at all the major London music venues and for BBC Radio and Television.

Michael Lan is currently in his final undergraduate year at Guildhall School of Music & Drama under the tutelage of Philip Jenkins. Michael's concert appearances have taken him across the UK and Europe at venues such as the V. Sarajishvili State Conservatoire Grand Hall in Tbilisi, the Gläserner-Saal of the Musikverein in Vienna, and Milton Court, Steinway Hall, St John's Smith Square, St Martin-in-the-Fields, and St James's Piccadilly in London. Michael has made concerto appearances with Southern Pro Musica, the Guildford Youth Symphony Orchestra, and the RGS Symphony Orchestra. Michael has participated in masterclasses with Richard Goode, Peter Frankl, Artur Pizarro, Anne Queffélec and Martin Roscoe amongst others. He is grateful for the support of Talent Unlimited and the Guildhall School Trust.

Edward Deakins began his studies at the age of eight and is currently in his final year of undergraduate studies with Tim Lowe at the Guildhall School. He has participated in masterclasses with Louise Hopkins, Johannes Goritzki, Robert deMaine, Andrew Shulman and Adrian Brendel. Edward has regularly performed in festivals across Yorkshire, and won the 'Young Musician of the Festival' award at the Harrogate Competitive Festival. Edward has given recitals in London including a D'Addario Strings Scholar's concert at Charlton House. Edward has performed alongside members of the Aurora Orchestra at the BBC Proms and recent highlights include appearances as principal cello in King's Place and Milton Court for the London International Guitar Festival. As an orchestral musician, Edward has performed at all the major London music venues and for BBC Radio and Television.

Michael Lan is currently in his final undergraduate year at Guildhall School of Music & Drama under the tutelage of Philip Jenkins. Michael's concert appearances have taken him across the UK and Europe at venues such as the V. Sarajishvili State Conservatoire Grand Hall in Tbilisi, the Gläserner-Saal of the Musikverein in Vienna, and Milton Court, Steinway Hall, St John's Smith Square, St Martin-in-the-Fields, and St James's Piccadilly in London. Michael has made concerto appearances with Southern Pro Musica, the Guildford Youth Symphony Orchestra, and the RGS Symphony Orchestra. Michael has participated in masterclasses with Richard Goode, Peter Frankl, Artur Pizarro, Anne Queffélec and Martin Roscoe amongst others. He is grateful for the support of Talent Unlimited and the Guildhall School Trust.