Don’t miss this exciting young accordionist who proves the accordion is not just for the boys!
She is rumoured to be President Xi Jinping’s favourite accordionist and one can certainly see why when one experiences Ms Ruan playing the accordion. The energy and musicality are exhilarating! If you need any proof of this before buying a ticket, just take a look at the Eventbrite link below for some videos of some incredible playing, some of which were filmed while she was studying at the Royal Academy of Music under Owen Murray. . Try to catch her at one of the following concerts while she is in the UK. You will not regret it.
February 1st 2024
St John the Baptist Church
Holland Road London W14 8AH 19:30 – 21:00
Come and experience the mesmerising melodies of Mingyuan Ruan as she takes the stage at the St John the Baptist Church with cellist Charlotte Kaslin. Get ready to be enchanted by the enchanting sounds of the accordion, as Mingyuan showcases his extraordinary talent. This in person event promises an unforgettable evening filled with soulful music and captivating performances. Don’t miss this opportunity to witness the magic of Mingyuan Ruan’s accordion skills in person at the beautiful St John the Baptist Church. Book your tickets now!
February 23rd 2024
St Martin in the Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ
Mingyuan Ryan on accordion and Ariana Kashefi on cello present a programme to include music by Bloch and Piazzolla alongside the world premiere of a new work by Cheryl Frances-Hoad with the intriguing title, Four Pieces About Earthworms.
Sofia Gubaidulina De Profundis
Martin Lohse Passing III “Moderato maestoso”
Cheryl Frances-Hoad Four Pieces about Earthworms (world premiere)
Caspar Cassado Suite for Solo Cello (III)
Ernest Bloch Prayer
Astor Piazzolla Le Grand Tango