Llŷr Williams

Llŷr Williams – pianistLlyr Williams

  • Critically acclaimed Beethoven interpreter; 2014-2017 included a nine-recital Beethoven cycle at the Wigmore Hall, and a concerto cycle with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. ‘ Beethoven Unbound’, 12 – CD box set, recorded live at Wigmore Hall over 3 years, released on Signum Classics (April 2018)
  • Artist-in Residence at the Cowbridge Festival and Galeri Caernarfon, and Artist-in-Association, Royal Welsh College of Music of Drama: nine-recital Beethoven cycle 2014-17, five-recital Schubert cycle 2017-19.
  • 2017-18 season sees the beginning of a two-year Schubert cycle at the Royal Welsh College of Music. The season also includes debuts with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and recital debuts at Union College Concert Series and The Friends of Chamber Music, Kansas City in the US as well as in the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory. Festival appearances include the Cowbridge and Swansea Festivals, Belfast International Festival of Chamber Music and Newbury Spring Festival.
  • Further upcoming engagements include Wigmore Hall London Pianoforte Series recitals in 2018 and 2019, Southbank International Piano Series debut (opening concert, October 2018), Canadian recital debut, Salle Bourgie, Montreal, 2019, re-invitation from the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for 2019 and Concerto appearances with BBC National Orchestra of Wales in 2018 and 2019.
  • 2016/17 saw successsful US debuts at Washington Performing Arts, Da Camera of Houston and Portland Piano International.

For full and updated biography, contact
Nicolas Papageorgiou (Artist Manager)

Contact:
Victoria Rowsell (Managing Director)
Nicolas Papageorgiou (Artist Manager)

Videos


Beethoven: Piano Sonata no.32, in C minor, op.111
(RWCMD, May 2017)
00:00 Maestoso – Allegro con brio ed appassionato
09:20 Arietta: Adagio molto semplice e cantabile

Beethoven: Piano Sonata no.31, in A flat major, op.110
(RWCMD, May 2017)
00:00 Moderato cantabile, molto espressivo
07:20 Allegro molto
09:48 Adagio, ma non troppo

Beethoven: Piano Sonata no.30, in E major, op.109
(RWCMD, May 2017)
00:00 Vivace ma non troppo
04:10 Prestissimo
06:50 Andante molto cantabile ed espressivo


Liszt/Verdi
(St Gerorge’s Hall Liverpool, 2013)
00:00 Rigoletto: Paraphrase de concert S434/R267
08:10 Il Trovatore: Miserere S433/R266

Reviews

Concert Dates

April - August 2018


Repertoire

Concerto list

Discography


Gallery


Links

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