“He's a lion of the keyboard” writes The Herald of Peter Donohoe, “but he's also a poet”. Birmingham audiences need no introduction to one of our greatest living pianists: any chance to hear him in Schumann’s lovely concerto is sure to be a treat. But this is also a first chance to meet the CBSO’s newly-appointed Assistant Conductor, chosen to succeed Alpesh Chauhan from amongst the best young artists of their generation. Watch this space for details.
CBSO+ 1pm: Renowned English pianist Peter Donohoe CBE in conversation with CBSO Chief Executive Stephen Maddock.