Howdenshire Music Lunchtime Concert with Rebeca Omordia
|November 16, 2023
|Howden, East Yorkshire
Trad. arr. Bosch – Five Negro Spirituals for Double Bass and Piano
Philip Herbert – Sonatina for Double Bass and Piano
Ludwig van Beethoven / trans. Bosch – Sonata for Double Bass and Piano
Josep Cervera-Bret – Recuerdo de Londres
For twenty years, Leon Bosch was Principal Double Bass with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields. He has performed concertos around the world and served as a guest with ensembles such as the Lindsays, Brodsky Quartet and Zukerman Chamber Players. Leon is committed to rediscovering neglected music, as well as expanding and diversifying the double bass repertoire, and has recorded 16 critically-acclaimed CDs to date.
Nigerian-Romanian pianist Rebeca Omordia is an exciting virtuoso with a wide-ranging career as soloist, chamber musician and recording artist. Described by The Guardian as “the pianist who cast a spell on Lagos”, in recent seasons Rebeca has toured Nigeria as a recitalist and she has performed as a soloist with MUSON Symphony Orchestra in Lagos and Abuja. She has worked with an array of international musicians, including cellists Julian Lloyd Webber and Raphael Wallfisch, pianist Mark Bebbington and saxophonist Amy Dickson.
Doors Open at 12:40PM
From 1:00PM to 2:00PM
Howden Minster, East Yorkshire, DN14 7BS