Riyad Nicolas – solo piano

Riyad Nicolas - solo piano

Saturday 20th July 2024
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Aberystwyth Arts Centre
Penglais
Aberystwyth SY23 3DE


Riyad Nicolas  Syrian British Pianist, was born in Aleppo, Syria, in 1989, and has already established himself as a leading figure of his generation on the international performing circuit. He has been complimented by such musicians as Daniel Barenboim, Vladimir Ashkenazy and Uchida Mitsuko.

Through music Riyad has been promoting peace and raising awareness for the plights of the Syrian people and performing for many organizations such as UNHCR, the International Rescue Committee, the Arab British Centre, Said and Asfari Foundation.It will be a rare priveledge to hear some nusic by Dia Al Succari and  Kareem Roustom’s haunting Aleppo Songs

Programme:

 Schumann Kresleriana Op.16

Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No.2

Interval.

Dia Al Succari The Syrian Suite (23 min)

Kareem Roustom Aleppo Songs

 http://www.youtube.com/user/riyadnicolas

Riyad Nicolas is one of the most exciting young artists to emerge from the Middle East.

General admission is £20.00, with several concessionary options for £18.00. Tickets are on sale now at:https://aberystwythartscentre.ticketsolve.com/shows/1173647115/events

Aberystwyth Arts Centre
Penglais
Aberystwyth SY23 3DE

Date(s) - Saturday 20th July 2024
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm