Cristina Ortiz (piano)

Cristina Ortiz (piano)





Thursday 21 July, 2016

St Mary's Church Petworth GU28 0AD

7.30pm ends approx 9.30pm

Adult: £25, £15, £7.50 | Eighteen & under : £5 or FREE in adult £7.50 seats)

TICKETS AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR THIS EVENING - do join us at St Mary's at about 7pm to purchase yours!

A huge hit at the 2012 Festival, Brazilian pianist Cristina Ortiz’ natural musicality, masterful craftsmanship and commitment to refined playing have ensured her a place among the most respected pianists in the world.

Throughout her extensive career she has performed with the Berliner and Wiener Philharmoniker, the Chicago Symphony, Philharmonia and Concertgebouw orchestras amongst many others. She has collaborated with conductors such as Neeme Järvi, Mariss Jansons, Kurt Masur, André Previn and David Zinman. Her Petworth return sees her performing the music of Ravel, Chopin and series of York Bowen’s exceptionally attractive and accessible Preludes in all the major and minor keys.

Ravel - Sonatine

Bowen - Selection from 24 Preludes in all major and minor keys:

C major Moderato appassionato

D minor Andante con moto

E at major Andantino amiable

E minor Moderato, a capriccio

F major Andante con moto e grazioso

F minor Allegro con fuoco

G at major Andante tranquillo

G minor Moderato semplice

A at major Andante motto espressivo

A minor Allegro con brio

B at major Andante piacevole

B minor Moderato serioso e tragico


Chopin - Barcarolle and Sonata in B Minor

Cristina Ortiz

Generously supported by Sir Geoffrey & Lady Pattie