SCRIABIN Nocturne Op 9
STRAUSS arr J. MANN Morgen! Op 27 No 4
REINECKE Sonata in C Minor Op 179
BACH arr BRAHMS Chaconne in D minor
FUMAGALLI Casta Diva from Bellini’s ‘Norma’
RACHMANINOV arr MCCARTHY Prelude in G Minor Op 23 No 5

 

Nicholas McCarthy was born without his right hand and his historic graduation from the Royal College of Music in 2012 – the first left-handed pianist ever to do so – was widely publicised around the globe. This unique recital will showcase the wide range of dazzling and poetic pieces written specifically for left-handed players, and will include Nicholas’ insights into the music and personal anecdotes about his experience of performing with one hand.