A white man in a suit stands amongst lots of green foliage

Ignas Maknickas

Wed 15 May 2024 , 13:00
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Schumann Kinderszenen Op.15, ‘Scenes from Childhood’
Bortkiewicz Preludes Op. 33 No. 1, 2, 3, 6, 7
Carl Vine Five Bagatelles
Chopin Polonaise-Fantasie Op. 61

Recipient of the Queen’s Commendation for Excellence at the Royal Academy of Music, prize-winning young Lithuanian pianist Ignas Maknickas was a winner in the 2023 YCAT International Auditions. Framed by more familiar works from Schumann and Chopin, his programme also includes some of the lushly post-Romantic Preludes by the Ukrainian-born Sergei Bortkiewicz and Five Bagatelles by Australian composer Carl Vine, climaxing in a lament for the victims of AIDS.

In Association with Young Classical Artists Trust