Friedrich Lips- Lecture and Masterclass- Royal Academy of Music – 23rd & 24th February 2017 and Accordion Dept. Concert

RAM hand on acccordion close-up

Royal Academy of Music Accordion Events for February 2017

After the incredible success of the Art of Tango event with Mario Stefano Pietrodarchi earlier this month the Royal Academy of Music Accordion Department focuses on another important part of the accordion repertoire: the Russian school.  Friedrich Lips arguably the foremost authority on this repertoire will be in residence for this wonderful free event to which all accordionists, accordion teachers and students will find extremely interesting and enlightening.

Russian Chamber Music  Concert – De Profundis (Free)

Thursday, 23.02.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Katariina Ahjoniemi, Junchi Deng, Iñigo Mikeleiz Berrade, Iosif Purits, Benjamin de Souza and Ilona Suomalainen accordion
Henry Hargreaves cello
William White clarinet

Zolotaryov Sonata no.3 (excerpts)
Sofia Gubaidulina De Profundis
Efrem Podgaits Ave Maria; Rendezvous with Haydn
Zolotaryov Rondo capriccioso

This concert will be followed by a lecture on Russian bayan repertoire by Visiting Professor of Accordion Friedrich Lips

Free, no tickets required 

Russian Bayan Lecture (Free)

Thursday, 23.02.2017 14:30, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Friedrich Lips, professor at the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music and Visiting Professor of Accordion at the Academy, gives a lecture on Russian bayan repertoire.

Free, no tickets required

Prof. Friedrich Lips
Prof. Friedrich Lips

Accordion Masterclass (Free)

Friday, 24.02.2017 14:00, Henry Wood Room

2.00–5.00pm

Accordion Masterclass with Friedrich Lips, renowned Russian accordionist, Visiting Professor of Accordion at the Academy and professor at the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music in Moscow.

Free, no tickets required

LCMS – Fine Arts Quartet with Friedrich Lips on accordion – King’s Place, London, 22nd November 2015

Prof. Friedrich Lips
Music / Sunday, 22 November 2015 – 6:30pm / Hall One
£14.50 – £29.50 / Savers £9.50 | LCMS Friends Discount applies*

Haydn String Quartet in D, Op. 71 No. 2
Efrem Podgaits Quintet for strings and accordion
Schubert String Quartet in D minor, D.810 Death & the Maiden

Ralph Evans violin

Efim Boico violin

Juan-Miguel Hernandez viola

Robert Cohen cello
with Friedrich Lips accordion

Royal Academy of Music – Accordion Department Events – Winter 2015

Royal Academy of Music

Royal Academy of Music – Accordion Department Events – Winter 2015

PLEASE NOTE THAT PROF. LIPS’S MASTER CLASS IS CANCELLED – ONLY THE EVENING CONCERT WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON FEB 19th.  No change to March 6th Event

Don’t miss the accordion department of the RAM’s events this winter to witness for yourselves what safe hands the future of the accordion is in when it’s played by these wonderful young students.  Here’s what’s coming up:

Thursday 19th FebruaryAccordion Masterclass with Visiting Professor of Accordion Friedrich Lips (Moscow) – 10.00 am – 1.00 pm in the Recital Room.   Free, no tickets required. Sit in and listen to visiting Professor Lips working with the students.

Prof. Friedrich Lips
Prof. Friedrich Lips

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday 19th FebruaryClassical Accordion Chamber Music Concert7.30 pm in the David Josefowitz Recital Hall.  Tickets £7.50 (concessions £5.50) from the Academy’s Box Office: www.ram.ac.uk/events, telephone: 020 7873 730 or on the day.  Academy accordionists perform a varied programme including works by JS Bach, Popper, Piazzolla, Franck, Valpola and Trojan.

 

Friday 6th March at Regent Hall, Oxford Street.  1.00 – 2.00 pm  RAM accordion students.  Works by Piazzolla, Popper, Scarlatti, Franck, Valpola and Trojan.  Free, no tickets required.