Wed 17 October , 1.05-1.55pm
The Venue, The Venue
Leeds Lunchtime Chamber Music 2018/19
Royal Academy of Music
James Gilbert - clarinet
Gabrielė Bekerytė - piano
Debussy - Première rhapsodie
York-Bowen - Clarinet Sonata
Ravel - Pièce en forme de Habanera
Bruch - Kol Nidrei arr for bass clarinet and piano
Poulenc - Clarinet Sonata
James Gilbert is currently studying as a third year undergraduate scholar at the Royal Academy of Music in London with Mark Van de Wiel. He has played Principal Clarinet and bass clarinet in the Academy Symphony Orchestra under acclaimed conductors Oliver Knussen and Edward Gardner. James is an active chamber musician, performing several recitals for the Academy’s concert series, and in summer 2018 he enjoyed being a participant in the Encuentro de Santander in Spain as a part of its Orchestral and Chamber Music Academy.
Gabrielė Bekerytė is a pianist currently studying at the Royal Academy of Music in London under the tuition of Professor Tatiana Sarkissova. Throughout Gabriele’s years of playing she has won national and international competitions in Europe including Les Rencontres Internationales des Jeunes Pianistes in Belgium and the 59th international piano competition in honour of Clara Schumann; Grotrian-Steinweg 2013 in Germany.
View the Leeds Lunchtime Chamber Music 2018/19 brochure.
Free admission, no booking required.