St Bride's: Music - Iyad Sughayer – piano

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St Bride's: Music - Lunchtime Recitals

Iyad Sughayer – piano

Friday, 14 February at 1:15pm - FREE ADMITTANCE - Retiring Collection

Iyad Sughayer – piano

A Khachaturian

Poem in C sharp Minor for Piano (1927)

W Mozart

Piano Sonata no. 18 in D major, K.576

  i. Allegro

 ii. Adagio

iii. Allegretto

F Liszt

Harmonies poétiques et religieuses

1. Invocation

9. Andante Lagrimoso

10. Cantique d'amour

Rising star, Jordanian-Palestinian pianist Iyad Sughayer, has already been invited to perform as soloist with many leading orchestras including the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, the European Union Chamber Orchestra, the Manchester Camerata as well as the Cairo and Amman Symphony Orchestras. He has performed on the stage of the Bridgewater Hall, the Stoller Hall - where he made his debut on BBC Radio 3 - the Laeiszhalle Hamburg, Steinway Hall New York, Castleton Festival Virginia, Kings Place and Wigmore Hall in London.

After studying with Mohammed Sidiq in Jordan, Iyad pursued his studies at Chetham's with Marie Louise Taylor and Murray McLachlan. He then graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music as a scholar and from the Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance where he was awarded the prestigious Trinity Laban Gold Medal. In 2018, he returned to the RNCM to complete the International Artist Diploma with Murray McLachlan, Martino Tirimo and Graham Scott.

A 2019 City Music Foundation Artist, Iyad has embarked on a series of recitals in the UK, Europe and the Middle East. He was proud to release his first album, featuring the solo works of Khachaturian, with BIS records in November 2019.

Rising star, Jordanian-Palestinian pianist Iyad Sughayer, has already been invited to perform as soloist with many leading orchestras including the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, the European Union Chamber Orchestra, the Manchester Camerata as well as the Cairo and Amman Symphony Orchestras. He has performed on the stage of the Bridgewater Hall, the Stoller Hall - where he made his debut on BBC Radio 3 - the Laeiszhalle Hamburg, Steinway Hall New York, Castleton Festival Virginia, Kings Place and Wigmore Hall in London. A 2019 City Music Foundation Artist, Iyad is embarking on a series of recitals in the UK, Europe and the Middle East. He released his first album featuring the solo works of Khachaturian with BIS records in November 2019.