Piano Masterclass with Philippe Cassard

Saturday 25th September

This Masterclass will take place at the St. Michael’s Parish Centre, Michael Street in New Ross. Attendance limited to 12 people, first come first served.

Programme details

Lucy Byrne
Liszt “La Campanella” from Grandes Études de Paganini

Eléna Maria Esposito 
Debussy “Hommage à Rameau” and “Mouvement” from Images, Book One 

 

Featured artists

Find out about our artists featured in this concert:

Lucy Byrne is a 17 year old pianist from Wexford. She has been studying piano since the age of 5 and has been under Professor Therese Fahy at the Royal Irish Academy of Music for 3 years. She is a successful participant of the William Finlay Programme 2020. She has competed in many competitions in which she has received multiple prizes. She is looking forward to playing for you all.


Eléna Maria Esposito is an Irish pianist based in Dublin. She began piano at age 10 in the Melody School of Music and was accepted into the Music Excellence Course in the TU Dublin Conservatoire in 2017. Eléna is now in the final year of her degree in piano performance at the Conservatory, mentored by Siobhán Kilkelly. Eléna has participated in masterclasses with distinguished pianists such as Prisca Benoit and Finghín Collins and recently attended Chethams Summer School where she studied with established pianists, Tamás Ungár, Peter Donohoe and Katya Apekisheva. 

In 2020 Eléna participated in ‘Beethoven 250: new Beethoven-inspired works by young composers’. In this project she premiered Elliot Teo’s ‘A Beethovian Credo’. Also, Eléna is the chairperson of the TU Dublin Philharmonic Society. This involves presenting fortnightly events and concerts. A highlight this year was an online event titled, ‘A Celebration of Women in Music’. This involved performances by students, panel discussions and interviews with established women in the music industry including, Dr. Anne Marie O Farrell, Dr. Maria McHale, Lynsey O’Callaghan and more. 

Tickets


   Saturday 25th September
   3.00pm
   St. Michael’s Parish Centre, Michael Street
  FREE

Tickets


   Saturday 25th September
   3.00pm

   St. Michael’s Parish Centre, Michael Street
  FREE