Angela Hewitt Directs

Angela Hewitt (c) Peter Hundert

Angela Hewitt (c) Peter Hundert

Angela Hewitt piano/director
Thomas Gould violin/director

Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Beethoven Piano Concerto No.2
Sibelius Scene with Cranes
Beethoven Piano Concerto No.4 

Acknowledged as one of the finest pianists of her generation, Angela Hewitt makes an eagerly awaited return to direct Britten Sinfonia following her 2011 performances of Mozart and Bach.

In this concert she performs two of Beethoven’s famed piano concertos: his youthful second, and intimate and serene fourth, a pillar of the piano concerto repertoire. Alongside the two concertos, Britten Sinfonia's Associate Leader, Thomas Gould directs the orchestra in Wagner’s Siegfried Idyll and Sibelius’ ethereal Scene with Cranes.

In Conversation - 6.30pm
Free pre-concert talk with Angela Hewitt

Tickets for the performance in Cambridge have now sold out.

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