Leeds Ticket Hub

Ben Grosvenor

Ben Grosvenor

Ben Grosvenor

Fri 21 Mar 2025, 7:30pm

Ben Grosvenor presents a lovely programme of romantic piano music, pairing Johannes Brahms and Robert Schumann with Modest Mussorgsky’s ever-popular Pictures at an Exhibition.

Book
Scroll tabs
Description

LEEDS INTERNATIONAL PIANO SERIES 2024/25

Benjamin Grosvenor – piano

Johannes Brahms 3 Intermezzi
Robert Schumann Fantasie
Modest Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition

Benjamin Grosvenor has been in the limelight since winning the keyboard section of the BBC Young Musician of the Year competition at just twelve years old. Still in his early thirties, his career now takes him all over the world and he regularly appears at the BBC Proms. He brings a lovely programme of romantic piano music, pairing Johannes Brahms and Robert Schumann alongside one of the blockbusters of the virtuoso piano repertoire, Modest Mussorgsky’s ever-popular Pictures at an Exhibition.


Tickets & Times
Empty Empty Empty Empty Empty Empty
General booking opens on Wed 7 August £27.50, £25.50, £23.50, £14, £13, £10
New subscriptions available from Wed 24 July £27.50, £25.50, £23.50, £14, £13, £10
Subscribe and save

Book all six concerts in the same transaction and enjoy subscriber benefits:

• Save 20% on ticket prices
• Be the first to hear about future events
• Choose the best seats available for all six concerts

Book for the first concert and, if you liked what you heard, subscribe to the rest of the series afterwards to receive the 20% subscriber discount. Please contact Leeds Ticket Hub by email or by phone for more information.

About the series

Leeds International Piano Series has firmly established itself as a collection of unmissable events on Leeds’ cultural scene.

The 2024/25 season brings together five of the world’s most distinguished pianists and a newcomer whose name, at the time of writing, is still unknown. This is the winner of the 2024 Leeds International Piano Competition, to be discovered in September 2024, playing what will be their first concert in Leeds following their winning performance.

There are more connections with The Leeds’ alumnae – the wonderful French pianist Anne Queffélec presents Ludwig van Beethoven’s last three piano sonatas, and the
much-loved British pianist Kathryn Stott gives her final Leeds performance as a concert pianist with a programme titled Musical Postcards.

Opening the series is one of the greatest pianists alive today, the legendary Elisabeth Leonskaja, with an enticing programme of Franz Schubert and Arnold Schoenberg. We’re particularly delighted to welcome two of the UK’s leading pianists back to Leeds – Sir Stephen Hough, playing music by Cécile Chaminade alongside the great Franz Liszt and Frédéric Chopin, and Benjamin Grosvenor, still in his early thirties but already a major world star, with a wonderfully romantic programme of Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, and Modest Mussorgsky.

We look forward to welcoming you to Leeds Conservatoire, the home of the Leeds International Piano Series.

Leeds International Concert Season & Leeds International Piano Competition

  • Monumental and brilliant. - Tagesspiegal