Kelso Music Society - Yu Kosuge

Date and Time: 
Friday, April 7, 2017 -
19:45 to 21:00

There are many great pianists outside the UK who rarely, if ever, appear this side of the water. Yu Kosuge is a prime example.

With her superlative technique, sensitivity of touch and profound understanding of the music she plays, Yu Kosuge has become one of Japan's leading pianists and one of the most noted young pianists in the world.

Now living in Munich she appears at the most important venues and Festivals in Europe. Asia, Russia and America both as a recitalist and alongside the world's greatest conductors such as
Seiji Ozawa, Philippe Herreweghe, Sakari Oramo, Lawrence Foster and Charles Dutoit. , Her Carnegie Hall debut recital met with outstanding success with critics praising her "acutely poetic sensibility..wit, drama, and
effulgent lyricism.”

Yu Kosuge’s has made more than 15 recordings on Sony
including the Études by Listzt and Chopin, concertos by
Mendelssohn (with Seijio Ozawa) and Mozart, and, among
others, the complete 32 Piano Sonatas by Beethoven,
which will be released in a box set in Autumn 2016.


Tickets : £12.00